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“Distribution requires some kind of passion” – Producer & Distributor Sippy Grewal

“Distribution requires some kind of passion” – Producer & Distributor Sippy Grewal

In 2005 when he shifted his base from Punjab to Adelaide, Australia, films were nowhere on his mind. Like any other Punjabi he also moved to a foreign land for the sake of settlement. But when his friends – actor Jimmy Sheirgil and director Navaniat Singh approached him in 2009 for distribution of a Punjabi film called Tera Mera Ki Rishta, he didn’t really know much about the profile of a distributor.... 

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“I’m happy acting rather than taking on the stress of a producer.” – Jimmy Sheirgill

“I’m happy acting rather than taking on the stress of a producer.” – Jimmy Sheirgill

He might be in the 44th year of his life, but Jimmy Sheirgill can still make young hearts beat with his looks and affable charm. Ever since his 1996 debut in Gulzar’s Maachis, Jimmy has straddled the worlds of Hindi and Punjabi films, making a mark with meaty, if not leading roles. Recently seen and loved as Raja Awasthi in the Hindi film Tanu Weds Manu Returns, the actor is a busy man with quite... 

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PARESH RAWAL -- The Complete Actor On Dharam Sankat Mein

PARESH RAWAL — The Complete Actor On Dharam Sankat Mein

Picture this. A man, is told in the middle ages of his life that the religion he has practiced all along is not the religion he was born in. Now also picture this is a comedy. Total chaos follows and a laugh riot. That is essentially the upcoming Dharam Sankat Mein. Now take three of India’s finest actors, Paresh Rawal, Naseeruddin Shah and Anu Kapoor and you have the makings of a classic. This film... 

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Interview of Sugandha Garg

Interview of Sugandha Garg

How did Coffee Bloom come your way? Arjun Mathur, who I had worked with earlier in My Name Is Khan, suggested my name. I went and met Manu (director),read for him and pretty much got cast there and then itself. Manu Warrier is a first time director. So didn’t you have any kind of inhibitions about working with a first time filmmaker?   I consider myself a first time director favorite …from... 

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Arjun Mathur for Coffee Bloom

Arjun Mathur for Coffee Bloom

What is it that you liked about Coffee Bloom that you said yes to it? As an actor, I have always believed in experimenting with my roles. And when I heard the script, I instantly fell in love with the concept of the film. A film revolving around coffee plantation is not something that the audience has seen before and for me also it was quite a novel concept. Hence, I agreed to do the film. I am sure... 

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Gippy Grewal – Punjabi Cinema Da Most Wanted

Gippy Grewal – Punjabi Cinema Da Most Wanted

Thanks to a press conference that he has just returned from, I was lucky to find him in not so lazy mood. Otherwise when he is at home, taking bath is never on his priority. Since his home is place where he enjoys living without an aura of a star—where singer, actor and producer Gippy Grewal is husband to the woman who sums his world and did everything possible to fulfill his dreams, caring father... 

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Interview of Chakresh Kumar, theatre actor-director

Interview of Chakresh Kumar, theatre actor-director

Many instances, moments and happenings in his life are a replica of any Bollywood film— a storyline that we often come across on reel but rarely in real life. The father falls sick affecting economic conditions of the family that forces the elder son to quit his studies, he takes up different jobs to make his younger brother study. After his younger brother completes his education, it’s time... 

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Catching Up With Sahil Vaid Of Humpty Sharma

Catching Up With Sahil Vaid Of Humpty Sharma

Be it his acting, dialogues or facial expressions, there is every chance of relating him to that one friend of yours whose craziness always leaves you in fits. Recently released Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, which though features Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt in lead but there is something about him, his character and screen presence that will make you guffaw with mirth. The name of his character garners... 

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MOHSIN HAMID - RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST IS ESSENTIALLY A LOVE STORY

MOHSIN HAMID – RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST IS ESSENTIALLY A LOVE STORY

http://tiff.net/filmsandschedules/tiffbelllightbox/2014/2550013587 The film has received critical acclaim world over, but the book stays longer with you and on talking to the author, it hits you instantly. 15 minutes with Mohsin Hamid, the Consultant turned Writer, reveals the reason. Mohsin’s thoughts and words stay on forever, in your mind. He is not an escapist, he embraces both his Consulting... 

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IMTEYAZ HUSSEIN – SHARING DIALOGUES WITH OUR BEST DIALOGUE WRITER

IMTEYAZ HUSSEIN – SHARING DIALOGUES WITH OUR BEST DIALOGUE WRITER

Imteyaz has been a part of some of the finest films in Indian cinema. Parinda, Is Raat Ki Subah Nahin, Astitva, Vaastav, etc. These are not measured by how much box office collections they did, these are films that will forever be etched in the minds of the audience and critics, as will be the dialogues written for these films. They were all written by Imteyaz. Our conversation reveals a very curious... 

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