BAFTA Breakthrough opens applications in India

British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has invited a new round of applications in India for its Breakthrough programme, in partnership with Netflix, from prospective talent across the film, games and television industries. Continue Reading

Editorial: Tightening grip

For the first time, the Union government, under the ambit of the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules 2021, has brought in detailed guidelines for digital content on both digital media and Over The Top (OTT) platforms, while giving overriding powers to the government to step in. Continue Reading

A R Rahman talks about BAFTA’s ‘breakthrough’

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has extended the deadline for submission of applications for BAFTA Breakthrough India by two weeks, from 25 January 2021 to 8 February 2021. Continue Reading

NT compiles major business booms of the decade

With 2019 coming to an end, News Today compiles a list of sectors that made a huge dent. They were chosen based on impact they made to our lives. From online shopping to food delivery, from watching web series to e-learning, the 2010s has been a decade to remember. Continue Reading

Netflix launches training programme for film producers and supervisors

Netflix has launched its first post-production training programme in Asia in partnership with the Maharashtra government and Amsterdam Post Lab (APostLab). The programme trains producers and post-production supervisors on the tools, techniques, systems and skills to specialise in complex episodic storytelling. Continue Reading

Watch out for latest movies & series streaming on Prime, Netflix

Since the time Amazon Prime and Netflix forayed into India, it is being considered as an alternative entertainment source. More importantly, one need not visit the illegal websites to download the latest movies they want to watch. Additionally, the over-the-top (OTT) platforms also has exclusive tv series contents.

News Today lists out a few of the movies and series that were recently released on the streaming websites. Continue Reading

Game of Thrones’ creators find new kingdom

Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and Dan Weiss have signed what sources say is a $200 million multiyear overall film and TV deal with Netflix. Continue Reading