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Noblemen: An eye for an eye

By |February 23rd, 2020|Categories: Features, reviews|Tags: , , , , |

By Pankaj Sachdeva In Noblemen, debutante director Vandana Kataria reimagines Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice by setting it in a boarding school in India. Her film tells the story of Shay (Ali Haji) who is selected to play [...]

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Film review: Yours Truly

By |February 19th, 2020|Categories: reviews, Young Critics|Tags: , , , |

Rachit Raj writes about Sanjoy Nag's delightful little 2019 indie, YOURS TRULY, starring Soni Razdan.

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Film review: Teen Aur Aadha

By |February 13th, 2020|Categories: reviews, Young Critics|Tags: , , , , |

Rachit Raj reviews Dar Gai's critically acclaimed film, TEEN AUR AADHA, streaming on Netflix.

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KPFF2020: Watching “Eeb Allay Ooo!”

By |February 10th, 2020|Categories: Film Festivals, Young Critics|Tags: , , |

Young cinephile Debanjan Dhar writes about his experience of watching Prateek Vats' Eeb Allay Ooo! at the People's Film Festival of Kolkata.

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New voice: Prateek Vats on Eeb Allay Ooo!

By |February 8th, 2020|Categories: Film Festivals, Interviews|Tags: , , , , , |

Our interview with the eloquent Prateek Vats, whose debut feature EEB ALLAY OOO! has been selected at the prestigious Berlinale 2020 after winning the Golden Gateway at MAMI 2019.

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Film review: Sam Mendes’ 1917

By |January 21st, 2020|Categories: Young Critics|Tags: , , , , |

Aspiring film critic Rachit Raj writes about the film everyone is talking about: Sam Mendes' anti-war epic, 1917.

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The meaty metaphors of Jallikattu & Aamis

By |January 19th, 2020|Categories: Film Festivals, movies we loved, reviews|Tags: , , , , |

Jayjit Sarkar, an assistant professor of English literature, writes an essay connecting Lijo Jose Pellissery's Jallikattu (2019) to Bhaskar Hazarika's Aamir (2019).

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Some more Hindi film trivia

By |January 17th, 2020|Categories: Features|Tags: , , , |

Pankaj Sachdeva lists down more Hindi film trivia for hawk-eyed cinephiles.

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Memorable Hindi film scenes of 2019

By |January 10th, 2020|Categories: Features, movies we loved|Tags: , , |

Pankaj Sachdeva writes about his favourite Hindi film scenes of 2019.

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(Streaming) Review: Ghost Stories

By |January 5th, 2020|Categories: reviews, Young Critics|Tags: , , |

Rachit Raj reviews the first Hindi film release of 2020, Netflix anthology GHOST STORIES.