It's all about celebrating Hollywood's
Los Angeles TimesIt's all about celebrating Hollywood's wonder women (and a few guys) at Women in Film's Crystal + Lucy AwardsLos Angeles TimesHonors went to Elizabeth Banks for excellence in film; Tracee Ellis Ross for excellence in television; Zoey Deutch as the Max Mara Face of the Future; and director Mira Nair of “Monsoon Wedding” and “Queen of Katwe,” among other films. (Nair received ...
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 11:17 am
Robert Redford, Elizabeth Banks Turn Out for
WWDRobert Redford, Elizabeth Banks Turn Out for Women in Film Crystal + Lucy AwardsWWDThe 2017 lineup included Elizabeth Banks as the Crystal Award recipient; Tracee Ellis Ross for the Lucy Award; Zoey Deutch as the Women in Film Max Mara Face of the Future; Mira Nair for the BMW Dorothy Arzner Directors Award, and Sony Pictures ...Women In Film's 2017 Crystal + Lucy Awards Honor Elizabeth Banks, Zoey Deutch and MoreHaute Livingall 11 news articles »
Posted on 14 June 2017 | 12:02 pm
Tracee Ellis Ross, Mira Nair, Zoey Deutch,
SHOOT OnlineTracee Ellis Ross, Mira Nair, Zoey Deutch, Dan Rather Among Winners At Women in Film AwardsSHOOT OnlineOscar-winner Lupita Nyong'o introduced filmmaker Mira Nair, who received the Dorothy Arzner Director's Award. Producers Michael Barker and Tom Bernard received the inaugural Beacon Award: The co-founders of Sony Pictures Classics have released ...Hillary Clinton Says 'Wonder Woman' Is 'Right Up My Alley' in Video Message at Crystal + Lucy AwardsVarietyHillary Clinton Honors Elizabeth Banks, Name-Drops Patty Jenkins, 'Wonder Woman' in VideoHollywood ReporterOf course Hillary Clinton is a 'Wonder Woman' fanUSA TODAYHeroic Hollywood (blog) -Business Insider -Independent Journal Review -EW.comall 363 news articles »
Posted on 14 June 2017 | 6:41 am
Women in Film's Call to Action Bears Fruit -
VarietyWomen in Film's Call to Action Bears FruitVarietyEvolve is a demand to make our full transition to a non-gender biased industry.” Reflecting the organization's commitment to change, this year's WIF gala hosted by Jessica Williams, will honor Elizabeth Banks, Tracee Ellis Ross, Zoey Deutch, Mira Nair ...
Posted on 13 June 2017 | 10:01 am
Director Mira Nair Brings Lavish Rendition
India WestDirector Mira Nair Brings Lavish Rendition of 'Monsoon Wedding' to Stage at Berkeley RepIndia WestThe Berkeley Repertory Theatre hosted the world premiere of “Monsoon Wedding,” based on the 2001 film by Indian American director Mira Nair. Shown in the foreground are bride and groom Aditi Verma, played by Kuhoo Verma; and Hemant Rai, played by ...
Posted on 29 May 2017 | 3:10 pm
Nyong’o at home for Disney film
RETURNING TO ROOTS: Actress Lupita Nyong'o, left, poses with Indian film maker Mira Nair in Kampala on Saturday. (AFP)
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:23 am
Pakistani 'Bridget Jones'-Style Book
Saba Imtiaz' 'Karachi, You're Killing Me!' centers on a young female journalist whose modern attitude contrasts with Pakistani society's more orthodox elements.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 9:00 pm
Like Priyanka's look in Dil Dhadakne Do?
A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 3:42 am
Attention, Filmmakers: 5 Regional Film
If you're a first-time filmmaker or are hitting the festival circuit for the first time, you might have a better chance at getting your film into a regional festival. If accepted, your work will likely receive more attention than it might have at a bigger, more competitive festival like Sundance and Cannes. The regional festivals listed below are actively looking for new talent and therefore ...
Posted on 3 April 2015 | 11:48 am
Nyong'o at home in East Africa for
After a film about a king of Scotland, Ugandans are getting excited over a new movie about a "queen", starring Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o. The Hollywood star, born in Mexico to Kenyan parents, jetted into neighbouring Uganda a few days ago for her first job in East Africa since taking the 2014 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in "12 Years a Slave". The Disney production, directed by ...
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 4:10 am
Irrfan Khan: I am here to redefine things
His first movie role was a cameo in Mira Nair's Salaam Bombay (1988) but he got noticed with Asif Kapadia's The Warrior. Irrfan's filmography includes movies like Maqbool, Metro, Slumdog Millionaire, Paan Singh Tomar, The Amazing Spider-Man, Life of Pi ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:29 pm
Irrfan Khan is 'Here to Redefine Things'
including Chanakya- Bharat Ek Khoj and Banegi Apni Baat to do some memorable roles in both critically-acclaimed and commercial hit films. His first movie role was a cameo in Mira Nair's Salaam Bombay (1988) but he got noticed with Asif Kapadia's The Warrior.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 7:03 pm
I am here to redefine things: Irrfan Khan
His first movie role was a cameo in Mira Nair’s “Salaam Bombay” (1988) but he got noticed with Asif Kapadia’s “The Warrior”. Irrfan’s filmography includes movies like “Maqbool”, “Metro”, “Slumdog Millionaire”, “Paan Singh Tomar ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:15 pm
D23 Expo: Live Action Presentation
Directed by Mira Nair, the film stars Lupita Nyong'o and David Oyelowo. Nyong'o came on stage to discuss how inspiring the story was and, as a native of Eastern Africa, particularly close to her heart. Another live action version of an animated classic ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 5:17 pm
Learning to Drive review: Ben Kingsley is
Audiences who loved the sophisticated, urbane, sultry actress when she debuted in Mira Nair's "Mississippi Masala" will appreciate her acting chops as she transforms into her polar opposite: a proud Jatni born and bred in Punjab now thrown into the melting ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 2:30 pm
At Venice: Michael Shannon darkens 'Iceman'
Loving father and husband at home, a ruthless killer at work: The real-life Mafia hit man who inspired Ariel Vromen's new film, `'The Iceman," had a steep after-work decompression curve.
Posted on 28 August 2012 | 9:25 am
Review: Earhart tale `Amelia' circles, never
Considering the risks Amelia Earhart took, losing her life in the call of aviation, Hilary Swank and director Mira Nair don't put much on the line in their film biography "Amelia."
Posted on 20 October 2009 | 1:54 pm