Slumdog Millionaire bags 8 Oscars; India celebrates

February 23, 2009

It was the day of the Slumdog at the Oscars!

Out of the ten Oscars that it was nominated for, Slumdog Millionaire swept eight Oscars, which included two Oscars for music maestro A R Rahman, Best Director for Danny Boyle and Best Sound Mixing for India’s Resul Pookutty.

Source: NDTV


Slumdog Millionaire gets 2 awards at the Oscars

February 23, 2009

slumdog_millionaireSlumdog Millionaire has bagged two awards at the Oscars. The movie got the first award for Best Adapted Screenplay and the second for Best Cinematography.

Slumdog Millionaire, the feel good drama about a Mumbai tea boy, which is vying for top honours at the Oscars, has put the Indian film industry on the global entertainment map.

Slumdog puts Bollywood on global map

Slumdog, made in India with a predominant Indian cast and technicians, has increased Bollywood’s ability to attract powerful Hollywood A-listers including Sylvester Stallone to Pierce Brosnan and Mickey Rourke, said a report.

Source: NDTV