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Central Board of Film Certification

CBFC in trouble (again)

According to a producer, if someone else had bankrolled the film, there would have been a several of cuts.

30 Dec 2019 6:46 AM

Lights, Camera and CUT!

As per the data obtained from an RTI, the number of films undergoing the CBFC knife has increased.

04 Aug 2019 2:38 AM

Cinematic resistance

A guerrilla filmmaking workshop in the city will explore alternate approaches to making and distributing films.

22 Jun 2019 12:02 AM

CBFC gets liberal with gay subjects

Director Onir thinks that the actors in India need to stop fighting being gay.

06 Jun 2019 12:02 AM

CBFC didn’t snip De De Pyaar De

They wanted a ‘UA’ and they went to the Tribunal after making that voluntary cut.

17 May 2019 11:57 PM


Spell out objections to PM Modi biopic, Congress asked

The CJI asked the petitioner how could the court stall the release of a film if the Central Board of Film Certification certifies it.

09 Apr 2019 1:30 AM

PM Modi Biopic: SC to hear Congress leader's plea seeking post-poll release

A bench of Justices S A Bobde, S Abdul Nazeer and Indira Banerjee said it will hear the plea on Monday.

04 Apr 2019 8:18 PM

Ranveer-Alia kisses were never cut

There are lengthy liplocks between Alia and Ranveer in the film that have been left intact.

15 Feb 2019 2:42 AM

Goodbye Alyque

Friends of the advertising doyen and renowned thespian remember him and his legacy of work.

18 Nov 2018 12:14 AM

Kashmir dropped from MI even before CBFC complained

Apparently, two dramatic sequences were also cut before the film was sent out to censor boards across the world.

09 Aug 2018 12:30 AM


Race 3 gets censor clearance in 24 hours

This happened despite the CBFC rule that films need to be submitted 65 days in advance.

10 Jun 2018 12:26 AM

Certificate given to Love, Simon: Prasoon Joshi

However, CBFC chairperson Prasoon Joshi has completely trashed the allegations of a ban on Love, Simon.

10 Jun 2018 12:24 AM

I&B Ministry to clamp down on digital content

So far the digital space has escaped the Central Board of Film Certification’s (CBFC) radar.

13 May 2018 12:21 AM

Vidya Balan performs her CBFC duties

This happens to be the first time that she has headed a revising committee.

16 Mar 2018 2:21 AM

Ravi Jadhav glad Nude got an A certificate

Now, Ravi is looking at a March release for Nude. He’s also not apprehensive about connotations the title could have.

21 Jan 2018 12:07 AM


Video: Padmaavat makers cover Deepika's midriff with computer graphics

The makers have replaced the earlier version revealing the actress’ waistline with one where a red layer covers the ‘exposed’ parts.

20 Jan 2018 11:56 AM

Phullu and Pad Man: why the discrepancy in certification?

A source from the CBFC says that Pad Man deserves to be seen by non-adult audiences too.

20 Jan 2018 12:07 AM

Karni Sena vandalises cinema hall in Bihar

Sources said workers turned violent after they found posters of the movie inside the premises of cinema hall.

19 Jan 2018 1:29 AM

'Padmaavat' row: Karni Sena defies SC order, vandalises movie hall in Bihar

Karni Sena chief in Ujjain appeals social organisations to make sure that 'Padmaavat' is not shown in cinema halls.

18 Jan 2018 6:26 PM

Padmaavat makers seek govt intervention

The film has been banned in the BJP-controlled states of Rajasthan and Gujarat.

16 Jan 2018 12:13 AM