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 Filmfare Award - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Filmfare Awards are the oldest and most prominent film awards given for Hindi films in India.
Readers of Filmfare magazine were polled to decide the winners, and over 20,000 readers spread throughout India participated in the polls; trophies were given to winners of the popular vote.
In fact the Filmfare awards have become a farce of late and most people pay greater attention the officially recognized National Awards.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Filmfare_Award   (285 words)

  
 Filmfare Award -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Filmfare Awards are the oldest and most prominent film awards given for (additional info and facts about Hindi film) Hindi films in India.
They are given annually to honour (The film industry of India) Bollywood's best talents and provide encouragement and incentive to the (The most widely spoken of modern Indic vernaculars; spoken mostly in the north of India; along with English it is the official language of India; usually written in Devanagari script) Hindi motion picture industry.
Readers of Filmfare magazine were polled to decide the winners; (additional info and facts about trophies) trophies were given to winners of the popular vote.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/f/fi/filmfare_award.htm   (314 words)

  
 Filmfare Awards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Filmfare awards, pioneers in Indian Film Awards honoured bollywood's finest with the prestigous lady.
The usual dim and lull area of Bandra-Kurla complex was given a visually spectacular treat of the stars of Indian cinema.
Ranging from the finest cars to the latest fashions of international repute, there was an aura of mystique and anticipation, as the tinsel curtain raised on the deserving of 2001.
www.filmfare.com /awards2001/index2001.html   (66 words)

  
 Filmfare 2002 Awards for South Indian Films
The 50th Annual Manikchand Filmfare Awards ceremony(South Indian films) will be held at the Gachibowli Indoor Stadium in Hyderabad on May 24th 2003.
Though most of the prestigious awards in India are limited to Hindi filmdom, every year the Filmfare Awards recognize and honor excellence in South Indian cinemas - Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam and Tamil.
Widely recognized as 'Indian Oscars', the Annual Filmfare Awards celebrates its Golden Jubilee this year in the South.
www.viggy.com /english/current_filmfare_award.asp   (208 words)

  
 Times Syndication Services
Ever since its launch in 1952, Filmfare has inculcated awareness of the intricacies of the Indian entertainment industry, specially films, amongst Indians in India and abroad.
Filmfare brings to an otherwise superficial form of Indian film journalism, a high ethical standard of reportage, offering an unbiased and non-voyeuristic communication.
It instituted the Annual Filmfare Awards, the Indian equivalent of the Oscars, the honours being cherished by a 'Who's Who' of the Indian celluloid world.
tss.indiatimes.com /tssfilm.htm   (174 words)

  
 Filmfare Awards to go without Manikchand : HindustanTimes.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The owner of Filmfare magazine Bennett Coleman and Co Ltd has decided to discontinue the sponsorship of Dhariwal Industries Ltd for the annual Filmfare Awards this year.
The Times Group said it has been hosting Filmfare Awards since last 50 years and it has been sponsored by Dhariwal Industries Ltd since 1999 under the title `Manikchand Filmfare Awards'.
We believe that this association of Filmfare Awards with Manikchand as its sponsors would tarnish the clean image of Filmfare and the Times Group," the Group announced.
www.hindustantimes.com /news/181_1234368,000600010004.htm   (286 words)

  
 Filmfare 2004 Awards for South Indian Films
For the first time in Filmfare's history, a single film has swept all five awards designated for Kannada films.
Filmfare and The Times Group on Thursday announced the winners of 52nd Filmfare Awards, South Films in the popular categories and the mega hit film of the year Aptha Mitra has swept all five awards.
This is the third Filmfare award for music director Gurukiran.
www.viggy.com /english/current_filmfare_award_2004.asp   (434 words)

  
 Bachchan’s ‘grouse’ against Filmfare : Bollywood News : ApunKaChoice.Com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
But Bachchan expressed his grouse against the Filmfare awards for not honouring his idol Dilip Kumar with the ''Best Actor'' trophy for the latter's performance in the film ''Ganga Jamuna''.
Dilip Kumar, who was the first recipient of the Filmfare award on March 23, 1954 for his performance in ''Daag'', said he would not be able to hold the ''golden lady'' anymore but would surely attend the function to see Bachchan winning it this year.
Padma Bhushan awardee Yash Chopra suggested that the Filmfare should honour Dilip Kumar, Lata and Naushad for their contribution to cinema, in its 50th year.
www.apunkachoice.com /scoop/bollywood/20050129-1.html   (451 words)

  
 Stars go missing ahead of Filmfare   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Filmfare Awards are, unarguably, the most popular awards in the country.
Filmfare then threw a party for the nominees on February 19.
This year, however, the awards are three days away and many stars are still to receive their summons.
ww1.mid-day.com /hitlist/2005/february/104284.htm   (492 words)

  
 Indiantelevision.com > Media, Advertising & Marketing Watch > From Manikchand to Swarup Filmfare awards
Bennett Coleman and Company, owners of Filmfare magazine and the annual awards that bears its title, discontinued the sponsorship of Dhariwal Industries after accusations that the group's promoter had links with India's most wanted underworld don Dawood Ibrahim.
If Dhariwal hit the headlines after he bought his daughter a Rs 50 million Maybach super luxury limo as a birthday present, Srivastava - who started out as a scientist from Dayalbagh, Agra - is the same person who recently entered into a deal to buy 125 MF Hussain paintings for Rs 1 billion.
It is pertinent to note that Srivastava was already a co-sponsor of the Filmfare Awards.
www.indiantelevision.com /mam/headlines/y2k5/feb/febmam71.htm   (190 words)

  
 Filmfare disassociates with Manikchand group   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Bennett Coleman and Co Ltd, the owner of the Filmfare magazine and the Times Group has decided to disassociate with the Manikchand group as the sponsors of their annual event of the Filmfare Awards.
The Times Group has been hosting the Filmfare Awards since the past 50 years and Manikchand is playing the prime sponsor for the event since 1999.
The Shiv Sena also had shown severe resistance of Manikchand's association with the Filmfare group and had reportedly threatened to cause problems on the awards nights.
www.indiafm.com /scoop/05/feb/0902filmfare/index.shtml   (165 words)

  
 Filmfare Awards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Filmfare Awards adalah penghargaan tahunan untuk dunia perfilman India yang paling prestisius, semacam Oscar-nya Hollywood.
Penghargaan ini dimulai pertamakali tahun 1953 dengan sponsor majalah 'Filmfare' dan diselenggarakan tiap tahun (tahun 1986 dan 1987 tidak diselenggarakan).
Filmfare Awards tahun ini adalah yang ke-49, diberikan untuk film dan musik yang dirilis tahun 2003.
tamanbollywood.singcat.com /awards/filmfare/index.shtml   (95 words)

  
 Sridevi's Awards
If Filmfare could have given two Best Actress Awards, it certainly would have given them to Sridevi for both Chandni and Chaalbaaz.
Sridevi's negative role in the film was worthy of the Filmfare Award.
It needs to be mentioned that had Filmfare awards been presented in the years '84 and '86, Sridevi would have had two more awards in her mantle for Tohfa and Nagina (superlative performances by stunning Sri!).
www.angelfire.com /sk/Sridevi1/awards.html   (428 words)

  
 Rahman bags 12th Filmfare award
While Telugu actress Soundarya netted her third Filmfare award for her role in Raja.
For Kumar, this is the third Filmfare award.
The Filmfare awards would be presented to the winners at a mega show to be held at the Nehru Indoor Stadium here on April 22 at 7 pm.
www.pvv.ntnu.no /~kailasan/news/rahman_bags_12th_filmfare_award.htm   (318 words)

  
 Filmfare Awards Trivia: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Continuing the trivia trip on Filmfare Awards, today we bring out to you interesting facts and figures relating to the music awards category in Filmfare.
Madan Mohan never won a Filmfare award inspite of being nominated thrice, so is the case with Viju Shah who has been nominated for four times.
Filmfare award for female playback has been shared only twice.
www.indiafm.com /feature/05/feb/2302filmfaremusic/index.shtml   (543 words)

  
 Indian Motion Pictures.com - Official portal of Film Industry in INDIA
Manikchand brand gutka, the owner of Filmfare magazine, Bennett, Coleman and Co Ltd has decided to discontinue the sponsorship of Manikchand for the annual Filmfare awards this year.
Filmfare awards have been sponspored by Dhariwal Industries since 1999 under the title Manikchand Filmfare Awards.
The Times group said, “Filmfare is a magazine of great repute, and we believe that this association of Filmfare awards with Manikchand as its sponsors would tarnish the image of Filmfare and the Times group.”
www.indianmotionpictures.com /cinema_business/cinema_bus_100205.htm   (1149 words)

  
 South Filmfare Awards excelled South Indian Cinema | Televisionpoint.com News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This year, Filmfare decided to give lifetime achievement awards to two personalities on whose contribution there would be complete consensus.
Telugu Megastar Chiranjeevi received his seventh Filmfare award from Bollywood diva Rekha for his performance in Shankar Dada MBBS and immediately announced he wanted more.
Among the other awardees were singer Chitra, who received her first Filmfare award for the song 'Nuvvasthanate ne vaddantana' from Varsham.
www.televisionpoint.com /news/newsfullstory.php?id=1122206021   (405 words)

  
 Manikchand Filmfare Awards 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Indiatimes > Filmfare > Awards > Awards 2001 > Interviews
I have won five Filmfare Awards till now, but it’s always thrilling to win more."
I guess every nominee feels that he or she is the one who’s going to walk away with the award."
filmfare.indiatimes.com /awards2001/alka.html   (137 words)

  
 All roads lead to Filmfare awards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS): One of India's most popular film award functions, Filmfare Awards, is being held here Saturday and the who's who of Bollywood are expected to attend the glittering show.
Unlike the Stardust awards held last week or the Sansui awards to be held next month, which is unlikely to be attended by Shah Rukh and his friends - which means half the industry - the turnout at the Filmfare Awards is expected to be impressive.
The Filmfare Awards is going to be my first social event after recovery.
www.nowrunning.com /news/news.asp?id=2719   (373 words)

  
 Filmfare Awards: Double whammy for Hrithik - Sify.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Khan who was oustandingly funny on stage with Saif Ali Khan as the emcee for the evening, shared the Filmfare power trophy with Amitabh Bachchan.
Indeed Filmfare proved that when it comes to the awards they still remain at the top of the heap.
Taking hilariously outrageous politically incorrect potshots at everything and everyone from Aamir Khan to Vivek Oberoi, from the Filmfare awards to Dubai dons, the two Khans proved themselves brilliant hosts of ceremonies for the second time in a row at the Filmfare awards.
sify.com /movies/bollywood/fullstory.php?id=13398525   (584 words)

  
 2003 FILMFARE AWARD WINNERS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Writer-director Gulzar and Jaideep Sahni shared the Filmfare Award for "Best Dialogue" for Saathiya and Company respectively.
The technical awards for the 48th Annual Manikchand Filmfare Awards 2002 were announced here on Tuesday.
The Filmfare trophy for "Best Background Score" went to A R Rahman for The Legend of Bhagat Singh, while Mani Ratnam won.
www.geocities.com /Hollywood/Academy/9686/filmfare2000.html   (133 words)

  
 Singer Mukesh - Awards
Starting the Filmfare awards he won best male play back singer award 1959 for film Anari for the song "Sub kuch seekha humne na seekhi hosiyari ".
Mukesh at Filmfare's first award function (1959) and he won his first Filmfare Playback Singer Award " from his fan and president of Egypt A'l Nasir.
Aasha Bhonsle is honoring him with Filmfare trophy.
www.singermukesh.com /awards.htm   (140 words)

  
 Stars line up for 49th Filmfare Award- The Economic Times   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The starry night began with a riotous introduction by ace-compere and actress Archana Puran Singh who walks into the stage with the official flags off the 49th Filmfare Awards.
As they prepare for the most prestigious Filmfare Award, which is considered the Oscars of Indian Cinema, excitement and hope run in everyone’s hearts.
Most of all, there is an enthusiasm that is not just endearing, but infectious as well, a spirit that spreads through all those who associate with it, from ‘within or without’.
economictimes.indiatimes.com /articleshow/511195.cms   (244 words)

  
 Awards 2003 - Filmfare Awards
MUMBAI: Devdas, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Rs 50-crore magnum opus about the unrequited love of an alcoholic may not have won an Oscar nomination, but it swept the 48th Manikchand Filmfare awards 2002 ceremony on Friday night.
In fact, some of the stars weren't there to pick up their prizes, including Ajay Devgan, Paresh Rawal and Madhuri Dixit.
The 48th Manikchand Filmfare Awards 2002 at the MMRDA grounds in Bandra- Kurla complex on Friday night were a salute to the Hindi film industry.
www.vluvshahrukh.com /exclusive/awards/filmfare.htm   (852 words)

  
 Gutkha case: Sena opposes holding Filmfare awards
Shiv Sena on Monday asked the Maharashtra government to withhold permission to hold of the annual Filmfare Awards sponsored by Manikchand gutkha group in view of the alleged links of its head with the underworld.
Commenting on the Shiv Sena's demand, Deputy Chief Minister R R Patil said, "We are of the opinion that name of Manikchand should not be associated with Filmfare awards."
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inhome.rediff.com /news/2005/feb/07sena.htm   (221 words)

  
 Indiatimes Magazine Subscription   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Filmfare is Indias most widely-read and respected film magazine.
It covers all aspects of the Hindi film industry from film gossip to interviews with celebrated stars, directors, singers, music composers and lyricists to trade analysis and archival material.
This magazine subscription is serviced & fulfilled by the agent / service provider : Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd (Filmfare).
store.indiatimes.com /subscription/SubscriptionDetail.jsp?cat1=4&subid=sub0000023&countryid=IN   (192 words)

  
 skyHorizion.com :- India's latest news,entertainment,business, movies,shopping,free online ...
Filmfare Online: You have also managed to sustain your relationship with Bipasha despite the hazards of your profession.
There are a lot of people who don't get to meet the right people and then say that this industry sucks.
I was offered a role where all I had to do was play second lead to a hero and laugh with him.
www.skyhorizion.com /dini.html   (1092 words)

  
 Rani reigns, Shah rules at 50th Filmfare Awards- The Times of India
Rani reigns, Shah rules at 50th Filmfare Awards
First-time winner Kohli declared his love for his wife, who blew kisses at him from the audience.
Rekha, who presented the Best Actor award to Shah Rukh, quoted an arcane couplet on love, adding that the commonality between her and the Filmfare awards was that they had both entered their fifth decade.
timesofindia.indiatimes.com /articleshow/1034001.cms   (293 words)

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