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Remembering Sonali Dasgupta-Rossellini
Rinki Roy Bhattacharya pays tribute to her aunt Sonali Dasgupta, who eloped with filmmaker Roberto Rossellini in 1956, and then made a life in Europe. She deserves to be celebrated. Her name was......
If half the world's population is miserable, can the other half rejoice?
Rinki Roy Bhattacharya’s take on International Women’s Day. “The birth of a daughter was not a source of anxiety during the vedic period, in the post vedic phase, becomes a......
When Bangladesh remembered those who helped in the 1971 war
Rinki Roy Bhattacharya, journalist and writer, speaks of her experiences on being honoured by Bangladesh for her help during the 1971 liberation war. The news that Bangladesh was bestowing......
PIX: Ranveer, Arjun, Malaika at Christmas party
The Yuletide season dawns in Bollywood! Producer Ritesh Sidhwani hosted a Christmas party at his home and look who all turned up. Check out the wedding band on Ranveer Singh! ......
PIX: Helen, Dharmendra attend Bimal Roy retrospective
Looking at pictures from the event. One of India's most celebrated directors Bimal Roy's 50th death anniversary was celebrated with a retrospective of his classics at the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan,......
'Cinematic works like Bimal Roy's are national treasures'
Minutes before the inauguration of the Bimal Roy exhibition Life and Times of Bimal Roy on July 7 at the prestigious Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, in south Mumbai, a deluge......
The 13th Mumbai Film Festival at a glance
The 13th edition of Mumbai International Film Festival honoured several women documentary filmmakers recently. Noted director Bimal Roy's daughter and documentary filmmaker Rinki Roy......
'Suchitra Sen was the perfect Paro'
Eyebrows were raised when Bimal Roy cast the unknown Suchitra Sen opposite Dilip Kumar in Devdas (1955). But if Dilip Kumar was tailor-made for Devdas, the charismatic heroine was born to play......
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