NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Roland Joffe  »  News  »   Roland Joffe

  News for Roland Joffe

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies

Dominique Lapierre's village of joy

Author Dominique Lapierre drove a horse carriage to Parbakshi in Howrah district, 50 km southeast from the City of Joy, he made so famous in his novel. He was accompanied by his wife, also named......

Kolkata's 'human horses' on last legs

One of Kolkata's enduring symbols, its thousands of hand-pulled rickshaws meandering their way through the city's alleys and lanes, is all set to become history.On Monday, West Bengal Chief......

Anil Athale On Joffe's Invaders

Maratha history seems all set to go international as newspapers dated February 6 reported the launch of a film project on the battle of Wadgaon, which took place between the English and the......

Indian location for Hollywood adventures

Los Angeles based Film Producer, Dileep Singh Rathore was born and raised in Rajasthan and accidentally stumbled into the world of film productions.Rathore explains, "While I was a motor cross......

Aishwarya: Mannequin or magic?

She is in Roland Joffe's The Invaders. She is in Gurinder Chadha's Bride And Prejudice.She has an offer to act opposite Pierce Brosnan in the next James Bond film.Big money is being invested on......

Ash in The Invaders?

Vivek Oberoi recently bagged a role in his first international film, Roland Joffe's The Invaders.Aishwarya Rai is apparently slated to play Tulaja, a spy for the Maratha army in Joffe's film.The......

Vivek makes Hollywood debut

Ayear after announcing The Invaders,director (The Killing Fields, The Mission, City of Joy) Roland Joffe has cast Vivek Oberoi asUdaji, the film's hero. Oberoi isthe first Indian actor to sign the......

Roland Joffe on The Invaders

History comes alive in an especially contemporary and touching way in his films. Roland Joffe made history of sortswith The Killing Fields, his very first film as a director. Based on the......

When Om Puri deserved an Oscar

Om Puri's biography, Unlikely Hero, offers an exclusive glimpse into his life -- his struggles and anxieties, highs and lows. Written by his wife Nandita Puri, the book has a chapter......
  Videos for Roland Joffe
roland joffe video

  People speak for roland joffe

  • QNA
Q. Patrick Swayze of \"Dirty Dancing\" fame died at age 57 - Monday evening. What memories do you have of him
:  A. He was known for his leading role in movies like 'Dirty Dancing' and 'Ghost'. He also acted in Roland Joffe's screen adaptation of Dominique...... more

John Mascarenhas
Q. who is the author of book city of joy
John Mascarenhas:  A. City of Joy is a novel written by Dominique Lapierre (1985) and a 1992 film directed by Roland Joff. more

thyagarajan mahadevan
Q. name city of joy
Thyagarajan Mahadevan:  A. Kolkata is nicknamed the City of Joy. It is also the title of a novel written by Dominique Lapierre in 1985 and a film released in 1992. Roland...... more

Q. do u know today is whose birthday?
Sumeet:  A. 9 - Vespasian, Roman Emperor (d. 79) 1502 - Atahualpa, last emperor of the Inca (d. 1533) 1503 - Agnolo Bronzino, Italian painter (d. 1572) 1576 -...... more

  Web results for Roland Joffe
'Alone' Most Ambitious

Bipasha Basu who made her horror film debut successfully with Raaz is all set to grab the mantle of a horror queen with films like Aatma, and... ...
Nostalgic conveyance

The very mention of French writer Dominique Lapierre’s name brings to mind two popular books written by him — City of Joy and Freedom... ...
Big B, 'Piku' team shoot at iconic Howrah Bridge

The Bridge, Kolkata's iconic landmark that serves as a crucial gateway for the eastern metropolis and ferries hundreds of thousands of vehicles... ...

Related Tags

  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Top Coverage News

Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z