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The Unbearable Lightness Of Waiting

By |May 30th, 2016|Categories: reviews|Tags: , , , , , |

Where we explore the stricken minds of Anu Menon's lovely little film, Waiting, starring Kalki and Naseeruddin Shah as two disillusioned spouses on the opposite ends of the grief spectrum.

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Festival Of Globe 2016, Silicon Valley

By |May 26th, 2016|Categories: Brown Hollywood, Film Festivals, Interviews|Tags: , , , , , |

Festival Of Globe (Silicon Valley) founder Dr. Romesh Japra speaks to us about his fast-evolving event, its focus on marrying movies with technology, and his continuing passion to promote Indian independent cinema.

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The Death Of Darkness

By |May 23rd, 2016|Categories: Features, reviews|Tags: , , , , , |

Our guest author Suchin Mehrotra mourns -- and eagerly explores -- the state of contemporary Hindi film villainy.

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That Feeling Of Pina

By |May 20th, 2016|Categories: archive, reviews|

ARCHIVES: An elaborately passionate outburst about the 2011 Wim Wenders 3D documentary, PINA.

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The Child Of Many Beginnings

By |May 17th, 2016|Categories: Interviews|Tags: , , , , , , |

Interview: The fascinating story of Indian actress Tillotama Shome (Monsoon Wedding, Qissa), who continues to thrive in her own space over the years.

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A Propaganda Piece Of Nothingness

By |May 13th, 2016|Categories: reviews|

Our review of 'Buddha In A Traffic Jam', the "controversial" indie that's making waves across Indian colleges for no particular reason.

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When madness is born to die

By |May 9th, 2016|Categories: Critics Speak, Features, reviews|

An in-depth analysis of Nagraj Manjule's soaring Marathi-language sophomore feature film, Sairat.

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Long Live Cricket. Cricket Is Dead.

By |May 4th, 2016|Categories: reviews|Tags: , , , , , |

We review a startling sports documentary (released in India on TVFPlay) about two journalists out to explore "cricket's biggest ever scandal."

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The Underrated Pillars of Hindi Cinema

By |May 2nd, 2016|Categories: Features|Tags: , , , , |

We list a remarkable group of familiar actors in Hindi cinema who have not quite gotten their due over the years.

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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.