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Humane Quality of “Mee Raqsam” Resonated with International Connoisseurs: Shabana Azmi

Mee Raqsam has been selected for the opening night of the Coalition of South Asian Film Festivals (CoSAFF), and veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who...

Indianness is Inclusiveness, Believes Shabana Azmi

By Arundhuti Banerjee Veteran actress Shabana Azmi shuns the hardliner stance that music and art is prohibited in Islam. She cites the example of greats...

Shabana Azmi Slams Makers of Modi’s Biopic

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi feels makers of “PM Narendra Modi” biopic intentionally added her husband and veteran lyricist Javed Akhtar’s name to the film’s...

Training in Film Production a Must, Says Shabana Azmi

Veteran actress-activist Shabana Azmi feels that Indian film institutes must teach film production to their students. Asked if Indian film institutes don't put emphasis on...

Veteran Actress Shabana Azmi Talks About Importance of Educational and Financial Freedom For Women

Veteran actress-activist Shabana Azmi, who runs NGO Mijwan Welfare Society, says women must be educated and have financial freedom. "Education and financial freedom are very...

Veteran Actress Shabana Azmi Believes in Having Women as Leaders

Veteran actress and philanthropist Shabana Azmi, an active spokesperson for women empowerment, believes having women as leaders can bring about a change. "Women leaders can...

Veteran Actress Shabana Azmi Wants To Get Rid of Dependene on Mobile Phones

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who will turn a year older on September 18, says that she wants to get rid of her dependence on...

Item Songs Should Be Written With Caution, Shabana Azmi

Veteran actor and social activist Shabana Azmi, who has expressed her angst against item songs in the past, on Tuesday said lyricists must take...

New Film-Making Process is The Best Thing Happened to Indian Cinema: Shabana Azmi

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi says the filmmaking process has developed in the country which she considers to be the best thing that has happened...

‘It is time to see the world through a Feminist Gaze’, says Shabana Azmi

Mumbai, October 17, 2017: Veteran actress Shabana Azmi on Monday said it is the time people started seeing the world through a "feminine gaze". The pro-equality...

Shabana Azmi to be honoured ‘Icon of Indian Cinema’ at Jagran Film Festival

Mumbai, Sep 17, 2017: Acclaimed actress and activist Shabana Azmi will be honoured as an 'Icon of Indian Cinema' at the closing ceremony of...

Marriage in Islam is Not Made in Heaven, it is a Contract: Says Veteran actress-activist Shabana Azmi

August 29, 2017: Veteran actress-activist Shabana Azmi believes marriage is not made in heaven in Islam and that it's a contract. Sharing an article on...

Singapore South Asian Film Festival 2017 to Celebrate South Asian Films This September

Singapore South Asian Films Festival to be held from September 1 to 10 The festival aims to support budding film-makers and promote the...

Transgender character in English drama “Sonata” to enhance visibility of the marginalised, says Actress-filmmaker Aparna Sen

Kolkata, April 9, 2017: Actress-filmmaker Aparna Sen who helms and stars in the forthcoming film "Sonata" said she included a transgender character in the...

Hardly any films that celebrate Female Bonding, says Filmmaker Aparna Sen

Kolkata, March 19, 2017: Filmmaker Aparna Sen, whose forthcoming directorial venture "Sonata" starring powerhouse performers Shabana Azmi and Lillete Dubey celebrates female bonding, says there...

A Musical tribute to writer-lyricist Kaifi Azmi on his 98th Birth Anniversary

Delhi, Jan 14, 2017: The family of late poet and writer-lyricist Kaifi Azmi will be hosting a musical evening here on his 98th birth...

‘Mughal-e-Azam will herald new path for Indian Theatre,’ says Veteran actress Shabana Azmi

October 23, 2016: Veteran actress Shabana Azmi says the musical play of cult classic 'Mughal-e-Azam' will open the way for Indian theatre in international space. "I...

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