That ‘Manto’ got made is a miracle: Nandita Das

The journey of making “Manto” and taking it to the audience at Cannes has so far been miraculous, says director Nandita Das, whose purpose behind making the movie on the life and works of the late writer Saadat Hasan Manto was to trigger.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywood3May 16th, 2018

That ‘Manto’ got made is a miracle: Nandita Das

The journey of making “Manto” and taking it to the audience at Cannes has so far been miraculous, says director Nandita Das, whose purpose behind making the movie on the life and works of the late writer Saadat Hasan Manto was to trigger.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywood3May 16th, 2018

"The fact that Manto actually got made is a miracle"

"The fact that Manto actually got made is a miracle".....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: msnindia11 hr. 6 min. ago

Shashank Arora: There’s no better time than now for Nandita Das to have made Manto

Shashank Arora: There’s no better time than now for Nandita Das to have made Manto.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: screenindiaMay 14th, 2018

Nandita"s research gave me confidence to play Safia: Rasika

Actress Rasika Dugal says it could have been tough for her to play Saadat Hasan Manto's wife Safia but director Nandita Das' research and detailing about the character made things easier for her......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaMay 22nd, 2017

Rasika Dugal goes sans make-up for ‘Manto’

Actress Rasika Dugal, who essays Safia Manto in Nandita Das’ directorial “Manto”, needed no make-up or prosthetics for her portrayal. “Manto” is based on the life of late writer Saadat Hasan Manto. Safia was his wife. &#.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywood3May 23rd, 2018

Exclusive! ‘Nawazuddin Siddiqui was the most supportive co-star ever,’ reveals Manto actor Bhanu Uday

Saam Daam Dand Bhed actor Bhanu Uday plays film star Ashok Kumar in Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Manto Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s performance as writer Saadat Hasan Manto in Nandita Das’ Manto has won over the international press at the Cannes F.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeMay 19th, 2018

Manto movie review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s impressive act and Nandita Das’ screenplay wins over the critics at Cannes 2018

Manto movie review: After being screened at Cannes 2018, here's what top critics have to say about Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Nadita Das' biopic on writer Saadat Hasan Manto's life! Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Nandita Das‘ Manto is all set to rele.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeMay 16th, 2018

It is all work for team <I>Manto</I>

Nawaz, Nandita promote Manto......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: rediffMay 15th, 2018

"Manto" at Cannes: Nandita Das-Nawazuddin Siddique film premieres at the French Riviera

Nandita Das's second directorial venture 'Manto' premiered at the ongoing Cannes Film Festival which was attended by Nawazuddin Siddique, Huma Quereshi, Divya Dutta, Rasika Dugal and Tahir Raj Bhasin......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaMay 13th, 2018

Manto teaser: Nawazuddin Siddique looks intriguing in the role of fearless writer

Nawazuddin Siddique and filmmaker Nandita Das's 'Manto' will be premiered at the ongoing Cannes Film Festival......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaMay 13th, 2018

Manto teaser: Nawazuddin Siddhique looks intriguing in the role of fearless writer

Nawazuddin Siddhique and filmmaker Nandita Das's 'Manto' will be premiered at the ongoing Cannes Film Festival......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaMay 13th, 2018

Divya Dutta, Nawaz with <I>Manto</I> at Cannes

Nandita Das' Manto get its first screening at Cannes......»»

Category: tvSource: rediffMay 13th, 2018

Not putting ‘Manto’ on pedestal : Nandita Das

Actor-filmmaker Nandita Das, who is gearing up for her next directorial venture “Manto”, has said she was not trying to put Sadat Hassan Manto, the author and playwright, on a pedestal. Speaking at the teaser launch of “Manto”.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywood3May 13th, 2018

Nandita Das: Story of Manto is universal in nature

Nandita Das: Story of Manto is universal in nature.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: screenindiaMay 12th, 2018

Manto director Nandita Das: "I didn"t want to make another film after Firaaq"

Nandita Das tells us why it took her over a decade to helm her second project, Manto, the changes in the industry and more.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaMay 9th, 2018

Cannes 2018: Nawazuddin Siddiqui ditches his old suit; Manish Malhotra designs three classic chic looks for the Manto star

Nawazuddin Siddiqui will wear Manish Malhotra's custom made suits for Cannes 2018 and we have all the exclusive deets! Nawazuddin Siddiqui is appearing at Cannes for the 9th time this year and looks like this one is going to be special. The actor.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeMay 1st, 2018

Rishi Kapoor reveals why he chose to do a cameo in Manto

Attach Main Entertaiment Image:  Rishi Kapoor on why he did only one scene in 'Manto'.jpg Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor says he chose to do a cameo in Nandita Das' film "Manto" just because he has "respect.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: pinkvillaApr 29th, 2018

Rishi Kapoor reveals why he chose to do a cameo in Nandita Das’ Manto

The 65-year-old actor's comments come after he said in an interview that working in "Manto" was a "wrong" call. Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor says he chose to do a cameo in Nandita Das’ film “Manto” just because he has “resp.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeMay 19th, 2018

Nawazuddin Siddiqui: You can"t play Saadat Hasan Manto if you are not a true and honest person

Attach Main Entertaiment Image:  nawaz.jpg Nawazuddin Siddiqui will be next seen in the upcoming biopic titled Manto, directed by Nandita Das. He will essay the role of the legendary short story writer Saadat Has.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: pinkvillaApr 14th, 2018

Nandita Das" Manto" in Cannes Un Certain Regard segment

Director Nandita Das Manto, a biopic on celebrated short story writer Saadat Hasan Manto, has been selected in the Cannes sub section Un Certain Regard. The film, which stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the title role, is Das second directorial effort aft.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: deccanheraldApr 12th, 2018