Dugal who is now in Cannes for the screening of Manto, which was in the Un Certain Regard category, joined the protest and cheered as Cate Blanchett gave many statistics on the gender disparities of the festival.
For the world premiere of their movie, Manto, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Rasika Dugal were at the 71st edition of the Cannes Film Festival. With his body language, attitude and the tone of his voice, Nawazuddin is a rebel writer who never shies away from speaking the truth be it to his family or the larger society.
As per the description by the makers, Manto is the tale of two emerging nations, two faltering cities, and one man who tries to make sense of it all.
Speaking about the film, Priyanka Chopra said, "At Purple Pebble Pictures, we want to tell good stories, give new talent a chance and provide the audience with an entertaining experience". We are not putting "Manto" on a pedestal.
Earlier in an interview to PTI, Nawazuddin Siddique had said, "I think only that person can do "Manto" (film), who has the courage to speak the truth". For youth, it is extremely inspirational to see someone like him. I don't think audience from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka will not be able to relate with it, it's very relatable story.
Senate head suspects police plot to implicate him The Kwara State Police Command had last week paraded the son of a former Police image maker in Kwara State among six suspected. The Senate President said he had the information that the plan was to implicate him in the trial.
"His story is relevant both because of its universal nature and on the ground, in our subcontinent, not much has changed since he wrote them", she added. There is no relation of borders between two countries.
The film has been written and directed by Nandita Das and also stars, Rishi Kapoor, Paresh Rawal, Tahir Raj Bhasin, and Rasika Dugal in lead roles.
"I could feel that the audience was with the film and the story while we were watching, but I was overwhelmed by the warmth with which the audience came up to us after the screening".
Back in 2015, Pakistani actor-director Sarmad Sultan Khoosat also made a biopic on Saadat Hassan Manto's life with himself in the lead role along with Mahira Khan, Sania Saeed and Saba Qamar. "We are not offending anybody", she said.
They've been replaced by clear plastic bags so police can immediately see if there are any bombs inside. Anyone with large items that are deemed to be a security risk are likely to have those items removed'.
Visit VoteBluth.com for updates from the Bluth for Family of the Year campaign! So you know how well that's going. But fans of the series won't be able to watch all 16 episodes when the season drops on May 29 , unfortunately.
The Crew 2 is the follow up to Ubisoft's open-world "CARPG" that featured a fully drivable map of the United States. For those planning on playing on the PC, the system requirements haven't been released yet but will be soon.
Guggenheim reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $53.00 price target on shares of Live Nation in a report on Thursday, March 1st. The company reported ($1.12) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($1.08) by ($0.04).
Nowadays many writers and directors seem to be too anxious about political correctness in their movies. After the events of the first movie, Wade Wilson/Deadpool ( Reynolds ) is up to his usual antics.
At breakfast, we discovered that that certainly there had been an Iranian rocket offensive towards Israel from inside Syria . Nasrallah called the creation of Israel, which marks 70 years of its creation Monday, a "mark of shame" for humanity.
So let's take a different route and make sure we're cautious with him and get him back to the Cespedes he can be sooner". Manager Mickey Callaway said he would only use Cespedes as a pinch hitter on Tuesday if the game was on the line.
The vehicle generated $41 billion in revenue a year ago , about 28 percent of total sales and the lion's share of Ford's profits. Production of the Expedition and Navigator SUVs continues without interruption at Louisville, Ford said.
I am going to jump on the staff. "I've trained every day but there's nothing like playing", he said. The 36-year-old will join Mourinho and his backroom staff in the summer.
UFC to debut in Russian Federation this September
MMA Fighting reports that UFC has officially announced a UFC Fight Night event for Moscow on September 15. Founder of MyMMANews.com - After writing for Ultimate MMA magazine and serving as the editor for U.S.
Pink fires back at Twitter troll who said she 'looks so old'
Several of Pink's fans cheered at the concept of her still kicking and screaming on stage at almost 40-aerial stunts included. Pink , who is no stranger to the concept of trolls or sticking up for herself, shot down that nonsense as soon as she saw it.
Tough New Kenya Law To Curb Fake News
Such offences could land a culprit in jail for a term of not more than 10 years or be slapped with a Ksh.20 million fine or both. The signing of Computer Misuse and Cybercrimes Bill, 2018 took place at State House in Nairobi on Wednesday.
Mike Budenholzer hired as new head coach of Milwaukee Bucks
Budenholzer won his coach of the year award after a 60-victory regular season and a trip to the Eastern Conference Finals in 2016. Having built teams separately centered around success on both ends of the court, Budenholzer is an intriguing fit for the Bucks.
Fulcher wins GOP nomination for Idaho congressional seat
The three front-runners are House Freedom Caucus-endorsed Russ Fulcher, former Lieutenant Governor David Leroy, and state Rep. On the Democratic side, Boise realtor Cristina McNeil has 70% of the vote and a big lead over two opponents.
Bangladesh Supreme Court upholds bail for opposition leader
The SC also issued an order to dispose of Khaleda's appeal petition challenging the lower court's verdict in the case by July 31. The BNP chief has been in the old jailhouse on Nazimuddin Road after she was convicted of embezzling funds meant for orphans.
Spanish Grand Prix: Five things we learned
Once again the Spanish Grand Prix provided the bulk of the action in the first lap, specifically in the first few corners. Sauber's Marcus Ericsson was excellent as he defended his ninth place from Renault's Carlos Sainz .
Unknown source ramps up ozone-destroying CFC production
Recognised as an ozone depleter under the Montreal Protocol, R11 was banned along with other common CFC refrigerants R12 and R502. In 2012, however, the rate of decline suddenly reduced by about 50% - indicating that new source of production had started up.