Central Board Of Film Certification
India  /  Published 12.08.20

IAF objects to portrayal in Gunjan Saxena film

The Indian Air Force (IAF) has written a letter to the Censor Board objecting to its "undue negative" portrayal in the movie Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl, said a senior official. The movi...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 07.08.20

Clear lens: Portraying Indian Army on screen

Some terrains, it would seem, require more cautious treading than others. This appears to be one of the prominent implications of the letter sent recently by the Union defence ministry to the Central ...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 01.08.20

Army: web content needs ministry nod

The defence ministry has written to the Central Board of Film Certification saying the producers of web series and movies releasing on OTT platforms that are based on the Indian armed forces should ge...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Arts  /  Published 10.11.18

C in CBFC is for certification, not censorship

By Paromita Kar in

Opinion  /  Published 12.11.18

Why Nihalani has second thoughts on censorship

The boot is now on the other foot, and it is clearly tight enough to hurt. Pahlaj Nihalani, who had courted controversy for his eagerness to run his dreaded scissors through films as the former chief ...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 30.12.18

'Post-ban' in the era of post-truth

By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 26.12.18

Thackeray’s prescription for Thackeray, The Film

The Shiv Sena, known for throwing tantrums ahead of the release of movies it perceives as a threat to its vision of India, is getting a taste of its own bitter medicine and refusing to swallow the pot...
By Arnab Ganguly in Mumbai

Opinion  /  Published 20.02.19

Which is more scary: shadowy powers or ghosts?

By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 12.11.19

Vipul K Rawal rejects call to withdraw poster

Bollywood scriptwriter Vipul K. Rawal on Tuesday said he wouldn’t withdraw the poster of his directorial debut Tony after being served a legal notice that claimed the movie hurt the sentiments of Ch...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 20.02.19

Actors protest film pull-out

Tollywood actors, including veterans such as Soumitra Chatterjee, gathered on Tuesday to protest the pulling out of Anik Dutta’s film Bhobishyoter Bhoot from theatres across the city on Saturday.The...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


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