Iffk(Search results - 19)
Dec 18, 2016, 4:31 AM IST
Sedition case against Malayalam novelist for 'insulting' national anthem
The recent Supreme Court (SC) verdict making national anthem compulsory in cinema halls had sparked a heated debate in Kerala.
Dec 16, 2016, 8:43 AM IST
Culture Minister faces unique 'Janaganamana protest' at film festival
When AK Balan, a senior leader of Communist party of India-Marxist (CPM), entered Tagore Theatre, the audience stood up and started singing the national anthem in unison.
Dec 15, 2016, 10:48 AM IST
Who will bag prestigious Golden Crow Pheasant at Kerala's International film festival?
As the curtain downs for the 21st edition of International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) on Friday, nearly 10,000 film buffs gathered in the capital city of Kerala are now wondering who will bag the prestigious Suvarna Chakoram, (The Golden Crow Pheaasant Award) for the best feature film. The award carries a purse of Rs.15 lakhs.
The competition section of the IFFK, arguably the most popular international film festivals in South Asia in terms of public participation, is restricted for films from Asia, Africa and Latin America.
Here's a look at the films screened in the competition section.
Dec 15, 2016, 5:05 AM IST
Go live in Arab countries: BJP tells those who 'disrespect' national anthem
BJP state general secretary A N Radhakrishnan said that those who do not respect the national anthem should go and live in Arab countries.
Dec 14, 2016, 12:52 PM IST
Dileep-Kavya Madhavan give IFFK a miss, but why?
We have previously reported that Mollywood actors Dileep, Kavya Madhavan were scheduled to make their first public appearance since their wedding on Nov 25.
Dec 14, 2016, 10:50 AM IST
Don't make us stand for anthem before each film: foreign filmmaker pleads
Haile Gerima, the famous Ethiopian filmmaker, confessed that he was not comfortable with standing for the anthem every time it played.
Dec 14, 2016, 5:56 AM IST
BJP to give 'home tuition' on national anthem to Kerala filmmaker Kamal
The BJP protest is provoked by Kamal's stand that the police would not be allowed in cinemas where IFFK films are screened.
Dec 13, 2016, 8:41 AM IST
6 IFFK delegates held for not standing up during National Anthem
The state police took 11 persons into custody for refusing to stand up while National Anthem was played before the screening of movies at IFFK
Dec 12, 2016, 7:49 AM IST
What is the big deal about nudity: 'Parched' actress Tannishtha [Video]
Tannishtha talked at length about the issues related to releasing of parallel cinemas in theatres to nudity in movies