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Mukti Bhawan: Of Free Will

By |February 14th, 2018|Categories: Features|Tags: , , , |

A cinephile's comparative analysis of Shubhashish Bhutiani's beautifully nuanced 2017 indie, Mukti Bhawan.

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Tumhari Sulu: Main Kar Sakti Hain

By |February 9th, 2018|Categories: Features|Tags: , , , , |

Pankaj Sachdeva delves deeper into Suresh Triveni's charming "Tumhari Sulu" and its thematic companions.

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The Knights of Comedy

By |February 6th, 2018|Categories: movies we loved, reviews|Tags: , , , , |

A review of Assamese filmmaker Kenny Basumatary's charming Martial Arts comedy caper, Local Kung Fu 2.

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In Conversation with Pankaj Tripathi

By |February 2nd, 2018|Categories: frontslider, Interviews|Tags: , , , |

Priya Bhattacharji speaks to the man of the hour, actor Pankaj Tripathi, about his path-breaking 2017, evolving craft and fledging career in Hindi films.

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“Padmaavat” & Cinematic Myth-Making

By |January 30th, 2018|Categories: reviews|Tags: , , , , , , |

Young critic Pranav Joshi delves into the emptiness of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmaavat and the lost art of myth-making.

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In Conversation with Naveen Kasturia

By |January 26th, 2018|Categories: Interviews|Tags: , , , , , |

Abhishek Gautam speaks to web acting sensation Naveen Kasturia, about his journey, young career, roles and the fledging Indian digital space.

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History, His-Story

By |January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Critics Speak, reviews|Tags: , , , , |

Film critic Tanul Thakur explores the intimacy of the award-winning documentary on late film archivist P.K. Nair: CELLULOID MAN, directed by Shivendra Singh Dungarpur.

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Omkara: Swinging Between Two Faces

By |January 16th, 2018|Categories: Features|Tags: , , |

Our indefatigable film analyst takes on the Bard in master storyteller, Vishal Bhardwaj.

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The story behind India’s first “Math Fiction” short film

By |January 13th, 2018|Categories: Filmmakers POV, frontslider|Tags: , , , , , , |

Indie filmmaker and ex-engineer AB Chakravorty writes about the fascinating journey of his "math fiction" short film, 90 To Win. [Cricket nerds, this is for you]

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What I Learned from Hindi Movies in 2017

By |January 8th, 2018|Categories: Features, movies we loved|Tags: , , , |

Our film analyst Pankaj Sachdeva lists down his most cherished (and not-so-cherished) moment from Hindi cinema in 2017.