Shortly before the turn of the year, India's film censorship body, the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), cleared the release of controversial Bollywood film Padmavati, saying it had not recommended any cuts, according to local press reports....
China’s State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television (SAPPRFT) reported that on Nov. 20, 2017, the country for the first time broke the magical box-office threshold of 50 billion yuan ($7.5 bil.), setting a new record.
Considering that India is by far the largest film-production country in the world in terms of the sheer number of new local movie titles being released each and every year, the nation remains woefully underscreened.
Prior to joining PVR Ltd. as chief marketing officer in May of 2006, Gautam Dutta had enjoyed a fruitful career as an advertising professional, first with Lowe Lintas and subsequently with Rediffusion Y&R, during which time he serviced the PVR account.