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  • Treasure trove of Ray stills found amidst lockdown

    Treasure trove of Ray stills found amidst lockdown

    The lifetime Oscar winners director son Sandip Ray told PTI on Saturday, the 99th birthday of the auteur, that it was no less than a goldmine containing hitherto unknown negatives capturing different still frames of his film shoots from the 50s till the early 90s.

    May 3, 2020
  • Did you know The Simpsons was influenced by Satayajit Ray’s work?

    Did you know The Simpsons was influenced by Satayajit Ray’s work?

    Ray was a fan of the Tintin comics and even had some shots from the comics translated onto screen in some of his movies.

    May 2, 2019
  • Anand turns 48, fans celebrate on social media

    Anand turns 48, fans celebrate on social media

    It is the 48th film anniversary of Anand today. The film released on 12th March, 1971. Cinephiles across the country are celebrating the film on internet.

    March 12, 2019
  • Shinobu Hashimoto, writer of Akira Kurosawa’s Rashomon, dead at 100

    Shinobu Hashimoto, writer of Akira Kurosawa’s Rashomon, dead at 100

    Japanese screenwriter-director Shinobu Hashimoto, well known for writing Akira Kurosawa's iconic Japanese films including "The Seven Samurai" and "Rashomon", is dead. He was 100.

    July 20, 2018
  • Kurosawa fest

    Kurosawa fest

    Arguably the most celebrated Japanese filmmaker of all time, Akira Kurosawa had a career that spanned from the Second World War to the early ’90. He came to world of films following a brief stint as a painter. After years of working on numerous films as an assistant director and scriptwriter, he made his debut …

    September 4, 2016