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Writers’ Corner with Aseem Arora

By |April 29th, 2016|Categories: Interviews|Tags: , , , , , |

We speak to screenwriter Aseem Arora (Nanhe Jaisalmer, Heroes, Kya Dilli Kya Lahore), an Indian-Army ex-aspirant who has steadily built his career in B-town over the last decade.

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Film Review: LAAL RANG

By |April 26th, 2016|Categories: reviews|Tags: , , |

Our review of the very intriguing and interminably long Randeep Hooda starrer, LAAL RANG.

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The Conflict Of Creation

By |April 22nd, 2016|Categories: Filmmakers POV|Tags: , , , , , , |

An anonymous independent Indian producer writes his take on a recent B-town feud that troubled many film enthusiasts.

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“My Bible for Kapoor & Sons was ‘Monsoon Wedding’.”

By |April 19th, 2016|Categories: Interviews|Tags: , , , , , , |

We speak to man-of-the-moment Shakun Batra, the young director of one of the year's better Hindi films, 'Kapoor & Sons.'

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Film Review: The Blueberry Hunt

By |April 16th, 2016|Categories: reviews|Tags: , , , , |

Our review of the monotonous but very watchable Naseeruddin Shah indie, 'The Blueberry Hunt.'

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By |April 13th, 2016|Categories: Features, frontslider, reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

A new contributor to iiF writes about a recent "real" Bollywood trend, and how we need more of it.


Film Review: Kaafiron Ki Namaaz

By |April 8th, 2016|Categories: reviews|Tags: , , , |

A review of the direct-to-youtube 140-minute independent film, Kaafiron Ki Namaaz.

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Review: Kya Dilli Kya Lahore (2014)

By |April 6th, 2016|Categories: reviews|Tags: , , |

We look back on actor Vijay Raaz's directorial debut 'Kya Dilli Kya Lahore' -- an anti-war chamber piece with two performers at the top of their game.

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“Bombay is where people can change the screenplay of their lives.”

By |April 2nd, 2016|Categories: Interviews|Tags: , , |

We track down the elusive and iconic Sudhir Mishra to have a quick chat about his films, early years and the changing landscape of Hindi films.

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Wanted: More Action

By |March 29th, 2016|Categories: Features, frontslider|

An analysis about why the contemporary Hollywood 'actioner' genre needs a desperate boost of originality and freshness.