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Greedy for impactful roles, says Rajkummar Rao

The 35-year-old began his journey in Indian cinema on the sheer strength of his talent.

28 Nov 2019 7:41 AM

Konkan Sons of Israel

According to a folklore, around 1800 years ago, some of the ancestors had escaped to India after their ship got destroyed near Henri and Kenri Island.

14 May 2019 4:52 AM

The gully voice

Udayan Biswas' documentary focuses on Mumbai's emerging rap culture and the innovations being made.

03 Mar 2019 6:04 AM

Students accuse FTII of leaking personal data to unrelated parties

Rao was evicted from FTII administration from the hostel on February 15.

20 Feb 2019 6:38 AM

In folklores resides his muse

The filmmaker reveals that the main reason for painting walls is to fill in the cracks that are seen as the symbol of prosperity.

08 Feb 2019 12:23 PM


BP Singh, creator of CID, is FTII chief

FTII is an autonomous body under the ministry of I&B and is regarded as a centre of excellence across the world.

14 Dec 2018 2:30 AM

Naseeruddin Shah to take over FTII?

A source close to the I & B Ministry says, “We would love to have Naseer bhai take over.

02 Nov 2018 1:28 AM

Anupam Kher resigns from FTII, didn’t have a team for 11 months

he actor has blamed his ‘busy schedule’ for the decision.

02 Nov 2018 1:27 AM

Anupam Kher resigns as FTII chairperson

Kher, urged Mr Rathore to accept his resignation and scout for someone suitable to take over.

01 Nov 2018 1:43 AM

FTII, pupils clash over attendance

They have also accused that FTII has watered down the syllabus, removing important assignment of making dialogue exercise film.

27 Oct 2018 2:16 AM


Shabana Azmi remembers a dear friend

With her, go my memories of an easy comradeship, much laughter and the affection that comes from living together.

18 Jul 2018 1:02 AM

FTII, SRFTI to hold joint entrance test February 18

The application fee for General/OBC candidates is Rs 4,000 and Rs 1,250 for SC/ST candidates.

26 Dec 2017 12:40 AM

FTII students oppose Anupam Kher as new chief, Bollywood welcomes it

Though students have not decided on their course of action, they have registered their opposition to Kher’s appointment.

12 Oct 2017 2:49 AM

Want a career in acting? IIMC can offer help

IIMC-Delhi has collaborated with FTII to offer foundation courses in acting, screenplay, digital cinema, etc.

27 Aug 2017 3:09 AM

FTII still has no chairman after exit of Gajendra Chauhan

The FTII is an autonomous institute under the I&B Ministry and funded by the Central government.

17 Jul 2017 1:52 AM


On the global film map

Payal Kapadia’s short film, Afternoon Clouds, was the only Indian film as the official selection at the Cannes Film Festival.

01 Jul 2017 12:39 AM

FTII to decide what students watch

Students of the institute will need to let the authorities know the name of the movie they want screened and then wait for its approval.

24 Jun 2017 1:24 AM

I would rather play a Bhiku Mhatre than Satya, says Rajkummar Rao

The actor reveals that he went on doing what he does best — act.

29 May 2017 12:20 AM

Give 48 hours notice for film screening: FTII

However students have alleged that the administration wants to censor their activities.

29 Apr 2017 6:19 AM

FTII short film selected for Cannes

Afternoon Clouds is a film about Kaki, a 60-year old widow who lives with her Nepali maid Malati.

15 Apr 2017 5:52 AM