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    Virus ban on Bollywood stars, crew over 65 overturned

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai | Updated at 10:38pm on August 07, 2020

    Bollywood actors and crew aged over 65 will be allowed to resume shoots, an industry official said Friday, after an Indian court overturned coronavirus restrictions...

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    Jurors for Nat’l Film Award 2019 get busy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:37pm on August 07, 2020

    The selection process of National Film Award 2019 is under way. The jurors got together for the first time on Thursday to view and evaluate...

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    Eyeing China box office, Hollywood bows to censorship: report

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:34pm on August 06, 2020

    The lure of the massive Chinese market has led Hollywood to readily self-censor its films to please Beijing, according to a new report by Pen...

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    India’s top crime agency to probe Sushant’s death

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai | Updated at 12:40am on August 06, 2020

    India’s top anti-crime agency is taking over the investigation into the death of movie star Sushant Singh Rajput, whose suicide has shaken Bollywood and sparked...

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    Disney’s ‘Mulan’ to skip big screen with September streaming launch

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:39am on August 06, 2020

    Disney’s much-delayed blockbuster ‘Mulan’ will skip the big screen and premiere on streaming platform Disney+ next month, it was announced Tuesday, as coronavirus keeps theaters...

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    Actor Abdus Sattar dies

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on August 06, 2020

    Veteran actor Abdus Sattar passed away on Tuesday. He was 72. Bangladesh Film Artistes’ Association general secretary Zayed Khan confirmed the matter to New Age....

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    Golden Globes voters hit with antitrust lawsuit

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 09:56pm on August 04, 2020

    The exclusive group of film journalists that awards the Golden Globes was accused Monday of sabotaging non-members while gorging on lavish perks and unparalleled access...

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    10-day film event features works by young makers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:53pm on August 04, 2020

    The 12th International Inter-University Short Film Festival (IIUSFF), organised by Dhaka University Film Society, lifted the curtain on its official film screening segment on Monday....

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    Film industry insiders lament missing yet another Eid film bonanza

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 09:34pm on July 30, 2020

    Eid is the season for film business bonanza as cinemas draw huge number of filmgoers during the festival, but this year’s Eid-ul-Azha will be yet...

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    Johnny Depp’s libel trial ends with dramatic flourish

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:01pm on July 29, 2020

    Johnny Depp clutched a teddy bear and Amber Heard made an emotional appeal on Tuesday as the Hollywood actor’s three-week libel trial against The Sun...