Zoya akhtar

Ranveer Singh in ‘Apna Time Aayega’ from ‘Gully Boy’.

Nailing a song like Zoya Akhtar

4 min read . 15 Feb 2019
Ranveer Singh. Photographed by R. Burman; styled by Vijendra Bhardwaj

Ranveer Singh, master of ceremonies

3 min read . 09 Feb 2019
Mumbai rappers Naezy (left) and DIVINE. Photo: Bira 91

The voice of the Gully

21 min read . 12 Feb 2019
Astill from ‘Lust Stories’, a Netflix India original curated by Zoya Akhtar, Karan Johar, Anurag Kashyap and Dibakar Banerjee, who have come together after ‘Bombay Talkies’ five years ago.

Film review: ‘Lust Stories’

4 min read . 14 Jun 2018
Sanjeev Bijli with Anupama Chopra. MAMI launched a year-round programme last weekend to build ‘quality’ cinema in Delhi with a two-day event. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint

MAMI to start film festival in Delhi

2 min read . 12 Jun 2018
The company is present in 10 cities including Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Pune and Goa. It plans to reach out to the top 20 cities by the end of 2016 and 100 cities by 2017-end.<br />

Weddingz raises over $1 million

2 min read . 10 Dec 2015
A still from ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’.<br />

Film Review: Dil Dhadakne Do

3 min read . 13 Jun 2015
Nimrit Kaur in a black net Sabyasachi sari at the evening’s gala of the film “Bombay Talkies”, during the 66th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes on 19 May 2013. Photo: Eric Gaillard/Reuters<br /> (Eric Gaillard/Reuters)

The cover-up at Cannes

2 min read . 22 May 2013
Rani Mukerji in a still from ‘Bombay Talkies’<br />

Film Review | Bombay Talkies

1 min read . 03 May 2013
<br />The company of men: Why don’t Bollywood’s women travel alone?<br />

The road not taken

2 min read . 15 Jul 2011
<br />It’s over: Savour it.<br />

Too easy a ride

4 min read . 15 Jul 2011
<br />Luck By Chance: Akhtar’s first film is a box-office hit.<br />

Telling your story on film

2 min read . 06 Feb 2009