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The 'Oscars' Of Bollywood Are Heading To Madrid

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 03.15.2016 | Canada Living

"It is going to be real, real madness."

Bollywood's Coming To Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver will see Bollywood's most glamorous stars as it hosts the inaugural Times of India Film Awards in April, announced B.C. Premier Christy Clar...

Dance King Shiamak Davar's Inspired Journey

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 10.29.2011 | Canada
Marissa Bronfman

Anyone who knows anything about Bollywood knows that dance is an absolutely integral part of film. The IIFA Awards are no exception and Davar has choreographed the stage show for 11 consecutive years simply because he's the best.

IIFA Toronto: Much Ado About Nothing or....

Aditya Jha | Posted 09.24.2011 | Canada
Aditya Jha

Aditya Jha: IIFA Toronto, a $12 million largesse of Government of Ontario helped build the "Year of India in Canada" excitement to great heights tran...

IIFA Awards 2011: A Memorable Affair

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 09.01.2011 | Canada
Marissa Bronfman

The fans were screaming, the media running and the celebrities dancing -- yes, it was the 2011 International Indian Film Academy Awards that brought B...

Bollywood Flies to Canada, With No Return Ticket Home

Alex Budman | Posted 08.26.2011 | Canada
Alex Budman

Blurring the boundaries between Hollywood and Bollywood, Breakaway brings Bollywood flair to Hollywood actors, all while showcasing Toronto and its unique Indo-Canadian population.

PHOTOS: Bollywood Bombards Toronto

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- TORONTO - Bollywood bombarded its Canadian fans with a glittering, multi-coloured carnival of song, dance and glamour as India's...

IIFA Awards Brings Back Memories of My Grandfather's Role in Bollywood History

Hina P. Ansari | Posted 08.22.2011 | Canada
Hina P. Ansari

Nisar Ahmed Ansari, N.A. Ansari or "Dada" as we would call him came from Bollywood. I remember as a youngster, I would listen to cinematic scriptures; a quick lesson on the art of all sorts of intricate director vernacular which seems so foreign yet fascinating.

2011 International Indian Film Academy Awards 101

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 08.20.2011 | Canada
Marissa Bronfman


Rise of Non-Resident Indians in Canada

Sam Singh | Posted 08.15.2011 | Canada
Sam Singh

Locally, the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas means the emergence of Toronto on the "Indian global circuit." And while the event made some waves in the Indo-Canadian media, everyone knew it was just a warm up for next weekend's IIFAs, the biggest event in the Bollyverse.