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Exercise :: Talkies - Latest Current Affairs

  • Talkies - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Which Indian movie won the Toronto International film festival's prestigious 'Grolsch People's Choice Midnight Madness Award' 2018?

A. Gold
B. Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota
C. Genius
D. Stree

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Director Vasan Bala's action thriller 'Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota' (The Man Who Feels No Pain) has won the top award ie., Grolsch People's Choice Midnight Madness Award at the 43rd Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). This is the first ever Indian film to be screened in the Toronto festival's Midnight Madness programme.

2. 

The first Bollywood film released in Saudi Arabia is;

A. Dhadak
B. Raazi
C. Sanju
D. Gold

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Indian movie 'Gold' has created history by becoming the first Bollywood film ever to release in Saudi Arabia. The Reema Kagti-directed sports film 'Gold' is a fictional re-telling of India's iconic win at the 1948 London Olympics. It stars Akshay Kumar, Mouni Roy, Kunal Kapoor, Vineet Kumar Singh, Amit Sadh, and Sunny Kaushal. This film is only the second movie after Rajnikanth's social drama "Kala" to hit the theatres in the Gulf country. Saudi Arabia had held a private screening of international cultural phenomenon, "Black Panther" in May 2018 to herald the launch of movie theatres in the kingdom and opening them to the public.

3. 

Which of the following category will be introduced this coming year, at the 91st Oscars?

A. Makeup and Hairstyling
B. Film Editing
C. Foreign Language Film
D. Popular Film

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The new Oscar will be awarded for "Outstanding Achievement in Popular Film" and will be introduced this coming year, at the 91st Oscars. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which awards the Oscars, has added a new category after 17 years to recognise popular films. The last category to be added was 'Best Animated Feature Film'.

4. 

18th International Children's Film Festival was inaugurated in which Indian state?

A. Punjab
B. Gujarat
C. West Bengal
D. Maharashtra

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

18th International Children's Film Festival was inaugurated on 25th July in West Bengal. The festival is being organised by Cine Central, one of the oldest cine clubs of the country in collaboration with the UNICEF. Thirty-six films from 17 countries will be screened in the festival. The inaugural film of the festival is 'Moana' from the USA.

5. 

How many Indians are invited to be members of Oscar academy for this year?

A. 10
B. 20
C. 15
D. 25

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

20 Indian film personalities have been invited as members by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, including Shah Rukh Khan, Aditya Chopra, Soumitra Chatterjee, Madhabi Mukherjee and Naseeruddin Shah.