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Avinash Das

Small town, broad outlook

Last year as well, the two films that collected the most money at the box office — Sultan and Dangal — were both based in rural to semi-rural areas.

06 Oct 2017 12:20 AM

All eyes on new chief

Many actors and directors have come forward to congratulate Prasoon Joshi for being the newly appointed CBFC chief.

13 Aug 2017 12:24 AM

Big moment for small towns

Anarkali of Arrah director Avinash Das agrees that naming movies on smaller cities is a new trend and a welcome one.

30 Jul 2017 12:21 AM

Not mature enough for Lipstick?

Stage or screen, one can only hope that with the advent of alternate narratives, the audience’s attitude will also take a turn for the better.

30 Jul 2017 12:21 AM

Anarkali of Arrah movie review: Bold, beautiful and endearing

The only thing that jars in the film is the too-eager-to-confront-anyone attitude that Anarkali possesses.

25 Mar 2017 2:07 AM


Will Swara Bhaskar be a part of Cancer Express?

Avinash Das, director of Anarkali of Arrah, is currently gearing up for the release of his debut movie.

13 Mar 2017 12:13 AM

CBFC is playing a detrimental role, says Swara Bhaskar

The film, set to release in June this year, has been slapped with around 11 cuts by the CBFC.

10 Mar 2017 12:11 AM

Swara is a strong, vocal woman, says Avinash Das

Avinash Das talks about filmmaking in India, being at the receiving end of CBFC’s diktat and more.

07 Mar 2017 12:06 AM

Richa Chadha’s loss was Swara Bhaskar’s gain

Anarkali of Aarah is the story of an erotic singer, who decides to fight back after a powerful man molests her during an event.

04 Mar 2017 12:12 AM