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Prem Chopra to get Lifetime Achievement award at Jagran Fest

Mumbai: Bollywood veteran Prem Chopra will be honored today with the Lifetime Achievement award at the ongoing 7th Jagran Film Festival here. The 81-year-old actor has played several memorable characters and has managed to have a lasting impression on the minds of people, with his menacing and villainous performances. Some of his notable films include

Lipstick Under My Burkha’ to premiere at Tokyo film fest

New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Alankrita Shrivastava’s directorial “Lipstick Under My Burkha”, produced by Prakash Jha, will get its world premiere at the 29th edition of Tokyo International Film Festival.The film will be screened in competition in the Future of Asian Cinema section of the festival, which will run from October 25 to November 3,

Aryans Techno-Cultural fest kick starts on Aryans Campus

Patiala: The three-day youth festival of Punjabi University, Patiala-Fatehgarh zone having around 4000 students of 44 participating colleges falling under Fatehgarh zone on Sunday got its start at the Aryans Group of Colleges, Rajpura. Dr M P Poonia, Director, NITTR was the Chief Guest, Dean, Punjabi University, Patiala Dr Kulbir Singh Dhillon was the Guest

Films from Romania, Algeria to be screened at Jagran Film Fest

Mumbai: The seventh edition of Jagran Film Festival in Mumbai will showcase award-winning films from across the globe like Algerian film “Road to Istanbul” and “Sieranevada” from Romania. The festival, which began in New Delhi on July 1, travelled to several cities including Lucknow and Kanpur. It will culminate in Mumbai in October, a press

Dharamshala film fest to be held in November

Dharamsala: The fifth Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) will be held from November 3-6 at McLeodganj, Dharamsala. DIFF is presented by White Crane Arts & Media, a trust founded by veteran filmmakers Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam to promote contemporary cinema, art and independent media practices in the Himalayan region of India. “This is our

Richa Chadha joins jury for fest in Japan

Mumbai: Actress Richa Chadha feels honoured to be a part of the jury for Nara International Film Festival. “I am excited to go to the Nara International Film Festival as a part of the jury. It’s a huge honour because I have been invited by none other than Naomi Kawase (the festival’s director). I became

Hrithik proud of ‘Mohenjo Daro’ closing Locarno fest

New Delhi: Hrithik Roshan-starrer “Mohenjo Daro” has been selected as the closing film of the 69th edition of Locarno International Film Festival, and the actor is filled with “great pride”. The ongoing film fest, taking place at the Italian-speaking resort on Lake Maggiore in southern Switzerland, will conclude on August 13. Directed by internationally acclaimed filmmaker


Woodpecker fest begins

Shimla: The three-day woodpecker environment and wildlife film festival started on Thursday at Gaiety Theatre here. It was interesting to see school students inaugurating the festival by lighting the lamp. More than 175 students from various schools participated in the morning segment of the festival. Schools from where students participated include GGSS Portmor, GHS Tuti