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Remembering Rajasekhar…

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Last week I stumbled upon a conversation involving a Rajnikanth film of the early nineties. The name of the film was, “Dharma Durai”. Rajnikanth was paired opposite Gouthami in this mainstream masala entertainer which went on to become an inevitable blockbuster. Incidentally the title of this yesteryear blockbuster is being …

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ASMITA SHORT FILM FESTIVAL – 2016

Asmita Short Film

RULES AND REGULATIONS Participants registering for this festival should be within the age group of 18 to 30. The rest of the crew may be of any age. All Short films participating for the ASMITA SHORT FILM COMPETITION – 2016 should be 10 min (max) in duration including the opening …

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IIFA Utsavam Awards – Thani Oruvan

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Best Director Award – Mohan Raja Best Actor Award & Stylish Actor – Jayam Ravi Best Villian Award – Arvindswami Thanks for your unconditional love that you poured on me and my carrier all these days. With your tremendous support my recent directorial venture, “Thani Oruvan” has became Mega Hit …

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ASMITA SHORT FILM FESTIVAL – 2016

Asmita Short Film

ASMITA SHORT FILM FESTIVAL – 2016 RULES AND REGULATIONS Participants can register for the festival by visiting www.asmitaedu.org Participants registering for this festival should be within the age group of 18 to 30. The rest of the crew may be of any age. All Short films participating for the ASMITA …

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Nishagandhi Puraskaram award for Music Maestro Ilayaraja

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Nishagandhi Puraskaram 2016 for Music maestro Ilayaraja has been selected for Kerala Tourism’s Award. His artistic excellence and contribution to the Indian film music industry. The 72-year-old maestro is being conferred the honour for his artistic excellence and contribution to the Indian film music industry, state Tourism Minister A.P. Anil …

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Adieu, 2015

Adieu

It would be an understatement to say that the year that has just departed was an eventful year for Tamil Cinema. It was the year that Nasser became the president of the South Indian Artiste’s Association along with Vishal as its General Secretary and Simbu was hounded by all and …

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The 13th Chennai International Film Festival

Rainer Werner Fassbinder

The 13th Chennai International Film Festival begins from the 10th of December 2015. Over a hundred and fifty movies are scheduled to be screened. The screenings will be held in a total of seven venues across the city ranging from Woodlands theatre to Inox. A retrospective of German filmmaker Rainer …

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46th International Film Festival of India

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The 46th International Film Festival of India begins in Goa from today the 20th of November 2015. The festival’s five member International Jury will be headed by our very own Shekhar Kapur. The festival opens with the film, “The Man Who Knew Infinity” which chronicles the life and times of …

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