Monday, March 28, 2005
Subhash Ghai's Taal, the 1999 film starring Aishwarya Rai and Anil Kapoor, will be screened at a US festival of 'Best Overlooked' movies put together by Roger Ebert, one of America's leading film critics.
The film's director Subhash Ghai and Uma da Cunha, an expert on Indian films, will be in attendance when Taal is screened as the Sunday matinee musical to close Ebert's Overlooked Film Festival at the University of Illinois from April 20-24.
Friday, March 25, 2005
Thursday, March 24, 2005
PETA Circus Wearing nothing but shackles and a fake scar, Brandi Valladolid of PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) lies in Times Square to protest the arrival of Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus in New York on March 22, 2005. PETA contends circus animals are mistreated and have died as a result.
Wednesday, March 23, 2005
Tuesday, March 22, 2005
Journos turned Directors Veteran scribe Pritish Nandy says films are a medium where one can combine skills of writing, photography and design. The man behind the famous interview of Devi Lal, the then Deputy PM who was tempted by Nandy to speak against sitting Prime Minister V.P.Singh as spineless. This was enough for the Singh government to fall.
Philadelphia Museum of Art: Robert Miller finishes placing a likeness of Salvador Dali on the front steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art on Monday, March 21, 2005. The museum is hosting an exhibit of the surrealist's works through May 16, and is the only US venue to house the exhibit.