News  /  Published 16.05.22

Kolkata girl Sreelekha Mitra wins Best Actress award at New York Indian Film Festival 2022

  Sreelekha Mitra has won the Best Actress award for ‘Once Upon a Time in Calcutta’, amid top honours at this year’s New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF) that celebrated India...
By PTI in New York

Opinion  /  Published 16.05.22

Letters to the editor: The new avatar of Taadi

Pour it out   Sir — There has been a rise in the popularity of low and non-alcoholic, ready-to-drink beverages in the urban Indian market. However, before commercially-produced packaged d...
By The Telegraph

News  /  Published 14.05.22

Two films and a web series to celebrate birth centenary of Mrinal Sen in 2023

He said two feature films and a web series celebrating his father’s life are under production. “Kaushik Ganguly is making a feature film, Palan, where he is taking the characters of Khari...
By PTI, My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

Lifestyle  /  Published 07.05.22

Mothers from Bengali cinema who remain etched in our memories

This is a subjective list and not an exhaustive one. ...
By Pooja Mitra

News  /  Published 05.05.22

Cinema on three wheels: mobile art project to screen international films in winter

Asked if this innovation was a product of the pandemic, Facino responded: “Yes, absolutely. This was a project which was begun well in the days of the pandemic and the task was to find a way to ...
By Saurav Roy


India  /  Published 02.05.22

Chiranjeevi recalls Delhi visit amid Hindi row

It was "humiliating" for him as an artiste from South to see Indian cinema being defined just by Hindi films, says veteran actor Chiranjeevi recalling a visit to Delhi in 1988. The 66-year-...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Hyderabad

News  /  Published 29.04.22

In pics: Cinema on wheels, drizzle in Kolkata and more

[{"id":1,"type":"image","value":"","src":"","caption":"Astrophysicist Biman Nath signs copies of his new book ‘Homi J Bhabha: A R...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 29.04.22

Exhibition at Nazrul Tirtha celebrates Ray birth centenary

Hidco managing director Debashis Sen recalled requesting chief minister Mamata Banerjee to include Nazrul Mancha as a festival venue. “She had readily agreed. This is the fifth time we are hosti...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

People  /  Published 28.04.22

Get lost in the past with these Tolly stars

Can you recognise ‘Gaboo’ from this 2003 snap? ...
By Pooja Mitra

News  /  Published 25.04.22

Restoration work of films, news reels in West Bengal govt vaults in progress

The Cinema Centenary Building, close to Bangur hospital in Tollygunge, is abuzz with activity but the 27th Kolkata International Film Festival, for which it is a venue, is not the only reason. A proj...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Kolkata


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