Wednesday 03 March 2021

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Culture | Film

A victim boy exploited by women, ‘Juze’ is a real story: Miransha

After being screened at several international film festivals in Hong Kong, Europe, Mumbai and Goa IFFI and getting accolades from the film critics worldwide, Juze, a Konkani film by Miransha Naik, is finallly getting released ... READ

Goa's DGP appeals to boycott film for insulting Rafi-saab

Goa’s Director General of Police Muktesh Chander has appealed people to boycott Karan Johar’s latest film “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil” for allegedly insulting legendary playback singer Mohammad Rafi. READ

Varsha’s ‘dream’ to act in a Konkani film still unfulfilled

Varsha Usgaonkar, eminent Bollywood actor of Goan origin, is still left with a dream to act in a Konkani film, even after acting in several Hindi, Marathi and Bhojpuri films. READ

'Nachom-ia' wins yet another international film award, now in US

Nachom-ia Kumpasar, a Konkani film by Bardroy Barreto, has won yet another accolade at international level, this time in the USA. READ

Bhosle’s ‘Enemy?’ bags National Award for Konkani film

"Enemy?", a Konkani film directed by Dinesh Bhosle, has bagged India’s most prestigious National Film Award for a Konkani movie this year. READ

With schemes come the schemers; young talent is the future of Konkani Cinema: Bardroy

Bardroy Barreto, the first Oscar entrant with a Konkani cinema ‘Nachom-ia Kumpasar’, speaks out his mind for the first time to READ

‘Nachom-ia Kumpasar’ documented in Oscars library

‘Nachom-ia-Kumpasar’ could not reach the final nomination list but the Konkani film has been invited to place it in the records of the library of Oscar Awards. READ

All Indian films, including Konkani ‘Nachom-ia’ out from Oscars

The final list of Oscar nominations was declared last night. All the four Indian films, including Konkani film ‘Nachom-ia Kumpasar’, are out of the race. READ

Goa filmmakers want prime slots for Konkani films

Goa-based filmmakers today asked the State Government to bring a law to make it mandatory for local theatres to provide certain slots and prime time screening of Konkani films to promote the regional cinema. READ

‘Court’ out, but ‘Nachom-ia’ still in Oscars race in 2 categories

‘Court’, the official entry of a Marathi film is out from the race for Oscar awards. But Konkani film ‘Nachom-ia Kumpasar’ is still in the race in two categories. READ