Cinema Hall
Calcutta  /  Published 15.10.20

Most cinemas shut on Day 1 of reopening

Most cinema halls in Calcutta remained shut on Thursday, the day the Union home ministry had said they could reopen from. Inox Swabhumi and Madhyamgram were among the multiplexes that opened on Thurs...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 13.10.20

Cinemas resigned to lean footfall till Xmas

By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

India  /  Published 06.10.20

Halls may open, but no new movies now

Producer Boney Kapoor said it will take a couple of weeks for the audience to get used to coming to theatres. "Footfall will increase gradually. Hopefully by Diwali, we should have a better ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Mumbai, New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.10.20

Movie theatres reopening with 50% capacity

  After seven months of shut down due to Covid-19, cinema halls will reopen on October 15 with 50 per cent capacity and one-seat distance between the viewers, Information and Broadcasting Minist...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Entertainment  /  Published 02.10.20

On the release of Bengali films during Puja

How will it be different from your previous Shabor films? The whole approach and treatment of this film will be very different. There is a sublime love story, there is a crime… there will be s...
By Arindam Chatterjee in

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.09.20

Single-screen cinemas on deathbed

“How will we bear the expenses of minimum guarantee sought by film distributors if halls get sealed in the name of violation of Covid norms? The minimum guarantee comes to around Rs 5 lakh for a...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Entertainment  /  Published 13.06.20

Go big or go home

By Priyanka Roy in

West Bengal  /  Published 26.09.19

Government Bengali film plea to plexes

The Bengal government has requested multiplexes across the state to screen Bengali films in prime time to promote Bengali culture during the festive season, after chief minister Mamata Banerjee receiv...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Heritage  /  Published 29.06.19

In cinemas now: Survival of the single-screen theatre

What would Winston Churchill make of Priya? Or, for that matter, Navina, another cinema hall on the southern fringes of Calcutta, once the second city of the Empire? The question, although quirky, is ...
By Uddalak Mukherjee in

Opinion  /  Published 24.09.19

Where the grass is white

It is the season of Saccharum spontaneum. Kaashphul — Saccharum spontaneum is its scientific name — native to the subcontinent, is the harbinger of autumn and the beloved Goddess in the Bengali mi...
By Uddalak Mukherjee in


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