Konkona Sen Sharma-starrer Lipstick Under My Burkha bagged the Audience Award at the 2017 Glasgow Film Festival even as the makers continue to fight for its release in India
A handful of Bollywood names has emerged out in support of the makers of 'Lipstick Under My Burkha', which was denied certification by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC)
Filmmaker Prakash Jha, whose production 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' has been denied certificate by censor board, says the film industry will keep facing such troubles till the time "a set of people" have the freedom to censor the content
Filmmakers Shyam Benegal, Sudhir Mishra, Neeraj Ghaywan among others have criticised the censor board's decision to refuse certificate to Praksha Jha's production 'Lipstick Under My Burkha'
Documentary on AAP rise rejected by CBFC; sources say disparaging reference to Modi, Sheila Dikshit could be the reason behind decision
'Lipstick Under My Burkha' director Alankrita lashes out at the censors for denying certification to her women-oriented film
Pakistani cinephiles, critics and the industry's stakeholders have reacted to the state's Central Film Censor Board's (CFCB) ban on the screening of the Shah Rukh Khan and Mahira Khan-starrer, Raees, following the government's decision to screen Indian films in Pak theatres
Fox Star Studios India, producer of Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Jolly LLB 2', has withdrawn plea against Bombay HC order of deleting 'objectionable' scenes and has accepted four cuts in film
Shah Rukh Khan-starrer 'Raees', which was slated to hit Pakistani screens this week, has been banned by the country's Censor Board. Here's why...
Despite Censor Board clearance, HC instructs Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Jolly LLB 2' makers to delete scenes disparaging of judiciary; CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani reacts to the judgement
After Kaabil, Shah Rukh Khan's 'Raees' is all set to release in Pakistan. The government has issued an NOC (No Objection Certificate) and now, the film is just awaiting clearance from the censor board of various territories of Pakistan
Nawaz on his desi movies getting constantly stuck with the censors
In a stroke of generosity, Sanskari Censor Board chief Pahlaj Nihalani has not objected to the use of the Hindi slang for prostitute in Vidya Balan-starrer 'Begum Jaan'
Delhi HC asks Censor Board why certification to a Sunny Deol-starrer has been withheld
CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani claims that he had come up with new rating categories even before Shyam Benegal panel had stepped in for reforms. Achha? Well done!
Censor Board chief Pahlaj Nihalani has let Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh's butt-naked shot in Aditya Chopra's 'Befikre' stay, but has deleted kissing scenes featuring gay couples in the film
Anurag Basu did a no-show at a cancer awareness event in Parel yesterday despite confirming his presence earlier. He apparently told organisers that he was stuck at the Censor Board office in Walkeshwar and was not allowed to leave the premises
Aamir Khan's ‘Dangal’ has been granted an all-clear 'U' certificate by the Censor Board. Priyanka Chopra will clash with Johnny Depp at the box-office. All this and much more only on Bollynews Fatafat.
Rakesh Sharma is no stranger to censorship. His 2004 documentary, Final Solution, on the Gujarat riots
Photos: Films with sexual content that ran into trouble with Indian censors