Despite all these satellite set-top box service providers vying for the market share till not so long ago, the very originators of bringing your entertainment, especially films, to your drawing rooms, have been the cable operators.

IANS Review: 'Kombu Vacha Singamda': A wholesome entertainer that explores caste politics (IANS Rating: ***1/2)

IANS Review: 'Kombu Vacha Singamda': A wholesome entertainer that explores caste politics (IANS Rating: ***1/2)

Film: Kombu Vacha Singamda (Releasing in Theatres). Duration: 147 minutes.

How NFTs are revolutionizing the movie-making business

How NFTs are revolutionizing the movie-making business

Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) After making massive strides in revolutionizing the art industry, Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) are seemingly set to overhaul how movies are being funded and decentralize it to enable NFT holders to partake in the process.

IANS Sunday Special: The return of the character actor (Column: B Town)

IANS Sunday Special: The return of the character actor (Column: B Town)

The character artistes lent credibility to a film's story, they filled the screen and, what is more, helped break the monotony of the lead pair dominating the screen. All that because these characters were woven into the script. Whatever the draw, popularity or fan following of a star, he or she alone could not carry a film through.