'Because We Are Girls' Doc Explores The Trauma Of Being Assaulted By A Male Relative

When director Baljit Sangra was looking to film her next documentary the subject matter was close to home. In Because We Are Girls, she shares her journey of telling the harrowing story of her friend's trauma of childhood sexual assault ... by an older male relative.  Because We Are Girls is a story familiar to m

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The Warrior Queen Of Jhansi: Director Swati Bhise & Her Fight To Bring This Queen To The Screen

During my chat with Swati Bhise the director, producer and co-writer of The Warrior Queen of Jhansi (set to hit theatres on Friday November 15, 2019) shared her thoughts on telling a story of a real Wonder Woman, her casting wish list and how she managed to channel her inner Jhansi Ki Rani when her life depended on it. I grew up listening to stories about

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Must Watch! The 5 Best Film Nominees At The NYC South Asian Film Festival 2019

The NYC South Asian Film Festival (NYCSAFF) 2019 kicks off this Friday November 15th through Sunday November 17th. Featuring 24 films we're thrilled to see what they have in store this year. As per festival tradition awards will be handed out for Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Short Film. Here's a closer look at each of the five feature films nomin

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"Taj Express" Lead Choreographer Rajitdev Easwardas Wants You To Get Ready To Dance At His Show

With his latest musical set to light up the stage in Toronto on November 23rd for an exclusive week-long run, we had a chance to sit down with one of the lead actors of Taj Express, Rajitdev Easwardas who shared with us his love for dance, Bollywood and how magic can happen even if you don't win the top prize. Get your tickets

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  • JoSH x Samsung: Canadian Bhangra Duo Collabs With Tech Giant In Their #CaptureYourJourney Series

    Canadian musicians, Qurram “Q” Hussain and Rup Magon  from the Indo-Pakistani bhangra pop music group, ...

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  • TIFF 2019: Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Farhan Akhtar & Shonali Bose Dish On 'The Sky Is Pink'

    During The Toronto International Film Festival, I sat down with stars Priyanka Chopra Jonas (who also c0-produced the film through her Purple Pebble Pictures), Farhan Akhtar and director Shonali Bose to chat about bittersweet ...

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  • You Must Watch These! Oct 2019 Hot South Asian Films From Bollywood And Beyond!

    Filmi fans October is here! Check out these hot South Asian films from Bollywood and beyond that are hitting screens this month!    War ...

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  • You Must Watch These! Sept 2019 Hot South Asian Films From Bollywood And Beyond!

    We know September is flying by but let's give pause in the frantic month with some cinematic fare shall we? If you haven't done so yet, check out our list of Sept 2019 hot South Asian films from Bollywood and beyond!    ...

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  • TIFF 2019: Life Lessons From An Icon - L'Oréal Paris In Conversation With Jane Fonda

    The Hollywood icon actress, business mogul, activist and L'Oréal ambassador touched down in Toronto during TIFF 2019  for an exclusive afternoon with L'Oréal. During an intimate and exclusive chat with noted Canadian broadcast personality Marilyn Denis, Jane Fonda shared stories about her lif ...

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  • A Little Late With Lilly Singh: Have We Finally Convinced Hollywood That We Exist?

    Now that we've have made history it's time to continue the conversation on why diversity and representation really matters. Yes, we've told you before that Hollywood needed to realize that we all exist, so have we crossed that threshold with A Little Late With Lilly Singh? We take a clo ...

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  • 5 Reasons Why Lilly Singh Is The Perfect Talk Show Host

    Updated: Tonight Lilly Singh, the Canadian YouTube sensation (and an ANOKHI Award recipient) will premiere her new lat ...

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  • JLo, Constance Wu & Cast of "Hustlers" Celebrate Empowerment On Twitter Canada's #SheInspiresMe Panel

    To a standing room-only crowd, Twitter Canada's #SheInspiresMe panel discussion had the cast of Hustlers which included Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu ...

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  • These South Asian Stars Will Shine At TIFF 2019

    ANOKHI previews the top South Asian films and talent coming to this year’s Toronto International Film Festival. Check out these South Asian stars who will shine at TIFF 2019.  Cinema luminaries from across the globe once again converge on Toronto, as one of the world’s biggest, most ...

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  • August 2019 Hot South Asian Films From Bollywood And Beyond!

    Still looking for great movies to catch this month? Check out our complete list of our August 2019 hot South Asian films from Bollywood and beyond!    ...

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  • From 'Saving Hope' To Soulpepper: Huse Madhavji Takes Centre Stage In 'Art'

    From broadcast to television drama and now independent theatre, Huse Madhavji has carved a burgeoning name for himself in North American ...

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