Latest News for: Bangla film


How the Bangla rock movement evolved to become a self sustaining industry, thriving on talent, experimentation

Yahoo Daily News 18 Jun 2021
In Kolkata, several new TV channels like Akash Bangla, Sangeet Bangla and Tara Muzik came up to cater to changing music consumption patterns ... All this resulted in Bangla band music growing and spreading at an extraordinary pace and replacing film music as the most popular form of musical entertainment ... And the Bangla bands monopolised this circuit.

Strategies that brought Shiva Music immense success in music and film production

Hindustan Times 15 Jun 2021
SS Films Sonar Bangla, Shiva Music Jhollywood, Shiva Music Hamar Jharkhand, Shiva Music Bhojpuri MrCineFines & Shiva Music Amar Bangla are some channels that hit the milestone of 1,00,000 subscribers in 2018 ... SS Films Sonar Bangla, Shiva Music Jhollywood, Shiva Music Hamar ...

Bangladeshi cine star Sabrina Keya’s glamorous two decades

The Eastern Herald 11 Jun 2021
In Bangla, Keya is the name of a flower. Two decades ago, she stepped into the Bangladeshi film industry and it was just like Vini Vidi Vici, as the very first movie was a blockbuster ... In this movie, my co-artist was Reaz, a popular hero of Bangla film industry ... In this film, my co-artist was Shamrat ... Currently Bangla film industry is facing crisis.

Buddhadeb Dasgupta Passes Away: Sameera Reddy Pays Respect, Says, “Working With Him Reaffirmed My Faith In Me” - EXCLUSIVE

Yahoo Daily News 10 Jun 2021
Sameera Reddy had the privilege of working in two Bengali films Ami Yasin Ar Madhubala in 2007 and Kalpurush in 2008 ... There are long stretches of no dialogue in his films.There were beautiful unspoken passages between his characters ... “I got goosebumps when the film received a standing ovation in Cannes.

Indo-Canadian documentary filmmaker wins lifetime achievement award at Hot Docs

Hindustan Times 09 May 2021
D Costa was assistant director of the documentary film Bangla Surf Girls, produced and directed by Krishna, which premiered at Hot Docs this year ... Recalling the making of Bangla Surf Girls, Krishna said, “She (D Costa) happened to mention this and I said, ‘You know, you should do ...

Mumbai Calling...

The Telegraph India 09 May 2021
Tota Roy Choudhury, who has had back-to-back Netflix releases this year with The Girl on the Train and Ajeeb Daastaans, made an impact in Madhur Bhandarkar’s Indu Sarkar four years ago, after being thrust firmly into the national spotlight with Sujoy Ghosh’s Bangla short film Ahalya.

Us vs them: the battle for state culture in recent assembly polls

Indian Express 05 May 2021
If they shouted “Jai Shri Ram”, she countered with “Joy Bangla... When they inducted film stars into their campaign, she gave film stars tickets. If they charged her with being chauvinistic, she charged them with being disrespectful of Bangla culture ... When the BJP launched a meme war against her, she responded with Bangla songs and memes.

102nd Birth Anniversary Of Manna Dey: The 1997 Interview Of The Singer When He Said 'The Music Directors In India Never Tried To Find Out My Worth'- EXCLUSIVE

Yahoo Daily News 01 May 2021
Often during our conversation, the singer broke into snatches of his memorable melodies to make a point on his musical literariness that always stood in the way of his achieving success in Hindi films ... There were only a limited number of songs in films ... But in that film, he looked emaciated, down-and-out ... My entry into Bangla films was very late.

Jisshu Sengupta: Working with kids was best experience about 'Baba, Baby O�'

MENA FN 21 Apr 2021
(MENAFN - IANS) Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Actor Jisshu Sengupta, who plays a single father to twins in the upcoming Bangla film "Baba, Baby O�", says working with the kids was the best experience ... .

Dance Bangla Dance: Ankush Hazra shoots with Bollywood actor Govinda; shares a candid pic from the floor

The Times of India 20 Apr 2021
Dance Bangla Dance’ is gearing up for its brand new season ... Ankush shared a candid photo right from the shooting floor of ‘Dance Bangla Dance’ featuring Govinda and his co-host Vikram Chatterjee ... From long adda to pulling each other’s legs, the actors are already enjoying themselves as a part of ‘Dance Bangla Dance’.

Actor-Dance Bangla Dance judge Jeet tests positive for COVID-19

The Times of India 20 Apr 2021
Film actor Jeet, who will soon be seen in the upcoming season of ‘Dance Bangla Dance’, as a judge, has tested positive for coronavirus ... Meanwhile, Team ‘Dance Bangla Dance’ recently started shooting for the upcoming episodes. Govinda, who will be the co-judge of ‘Dance Bangla Dance’, alongside Jeet and Subhashree Ganguly, already shot for an episode.

Prity Biswas joins the cast of ‘Sreemoyee’

The Times of India 09 Apr 2021
Actress Prity Biswas has a new television project in her kitty ... Sreemoyee’s storyline revolves around Dithi’s (Aishi Bhattacharya) abduction ... She has been a part of several TV shows as well as Bhojpuri films. Prity, who is married to actor Rahul Mazumdar, has been a participant of ‘Bigg Boss Bangla’ too. .

Awards work as oxygen, inclusion of best makeup artist category will encourage many: Somnath Kundu

The Times of India 05 Apr 2021
Be it the National Film Awards or the Joy Filmfare Awards Bangla 2020 -- Somnath Kundu’s name has come up as many times as Srijit Mukherji’s Gumnaami won appreciation ... These days, films are not just about song and dance sequences. Films today are content and character-driven. Hence, artists like us become indispensable to a film’s success story.

Exclusive interview! Srijit Mukherji on winning big at Joy Filmfare Awards Bangla 2020: You grow up seeing your icons and idols getting these awards; this is the first time that I got a Black Lady

The Times of India 04 Apr 2021
Filmfare recently celebrated excellence in Tollywood with its fourth edition of Joy Filmfare Awards Bangla and popular director Srijit Mukherji’s films ‘Gumnaami’, ‘Shah Jahan Regency’ and ‘Vinci Da’ bagged not one but six trophies in several different categories, including the Best Film honour ... My films have got Filmfare awards before this though.

A high-octane election that’s sure to change West Bengal

Live Mint 04 Apr 2021
Bangla is the only Indian language that has a word for ‘the other’—‘obangali’ (non-Bengali) ... Almost all Bangla films—mainstream and arthouse—are produced by non-Bengalis these days.