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Exercise :: Talkies - Latest Current Affairs

  • Talkies - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

This movie has been choosen for the best film award "Palme d'Or" at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.

A. Anone
B. Warotenka
C. Half Blue
D. Shoplifters

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Palme d'Or is the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival. The Japanese family drama Shoplifters has received the coveted award for best film, the 'Palme d'Or', at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival. 'Shoplifters' has been hailed as a modest masterpiece from a veteran filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda that centres on a small-time thief who takes a young girl home to his family.

2. 

Who received the Pride of Indian cinema award in the Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards 2018?

A. Sanjay Dutt
B. Sri Devi
C. Shah Rukh Khan
D. Amitabh Bachchan

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Sanjay Dutt was conferred as the Pride of Indian cinema award in the Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards 2018. The Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award 2018 was held in Mumbai on Friday night. The award is conferred to the individuals who have contributed outstandingly towards entertainment industry and the growth and development of Indian cinema or television.

3. 

This movie bagged the Nargis Dutt Award for Best Film on National Integration at the 65th National Film Awards 2017.

A. Aalorukkam
B. Ladhakh
C. Murakhiya
D. Dhappa

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Marathi movie 'Dhappa' bagged the Nargis Dutt Award for Best Film on National Integration, while 'Ladhakh' was declared the Best Regional Film at the 65th National Film Awards. Apart from this, Malayalam Movie 'Aaalorukkam', directed by V.C.Abhilash, was awarded the Best Film on Social Issues. Jayaraj was awarded the Best Direction in the Feature Film category for the movie 'Bhayanakam' and Nagraj Manjule won the award for the Best Direction in the Non Feature Film Category.

4. 

Which Assamese Film bagged the best film award at the 65th National Film Awards for 2017?

A. Newton
B. Village Rockstar
C. Nagarkirtan
D. Water Baby

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The 65th National Film Awards for 2017 were announced at PIB Conference Room, Shastri Bhawan in New Delhi on April 13, 2018. In it, Assamese Film 'Village Rockstar' bagged the best film award, while 'Newton' has been selected as the Best Hindi Film. The National award for Best Actress is given to Sri Devi posthumously for her role in the film 'Mom' and the Best Actor (Male) award goes to Riddhi Sen for his role in Bengali film 'Nagarkirtan'. 'Water Baby' directed by Pia Shah, won the Best Debut Film of a Director in the Non Feature Film category. The award ceremony for the 65th National Film Awards will be held on May 3, 2018. The National Film Awards will be presented by President Ram Nath Kovind.

5. 

Which movie conferred with the Indira Gandhi Award For Best Debut Film of a Director at the 65th National Film Awards for 2017?

A. Sinjar
B. Bhayanakam
C. Mom
D. Irada

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

At the 65th National Film Awards for 2017, the Indira Gandhi Award For Best Debut Film Of A Director was given to the Jasari language movie 'Sinjar' directed by Pampally. The Best Film Critic award was given to Giridhar Jha for his writings covering vast horizon of Hindi cinema with authenticity and originality. The best Children's film was given to the Marathi Movie Mhorkya, directed by Amar Bharat Deokar. A.R Rahman was awarded the Best Music Direction award for the movie 'Kaatru Veliyidai'.