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Short in focus: India’s Tryst with Destiny

By |August 13th, 2018|Categories: Filmmakers POV|Tags: , , , , |

Filmmaker Moumita Pal writes about the conception and vision of her intriguing 'free verse' short film, India's Tryst with Destiny.

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Lust Stories: Heart Matters

By |August 10th, 2018|Categories: Features|Tags: , , , , , , |

Pankaj Sachdeva dives deep into the most talked-about Indian anthology film of the year, LUST STORIES.

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Critic Next Door

By |August 3rd, 2018|Categories: Features, Filmmakers POV|Tags: , , , , |

Writer-filmmaker-comic Somdeb Roy writes about the culture of social media currency and instant validation in an age where "everyone is a critic".

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The eyes of “White”

By |July 29th, 2018|Categories: Filmmakers POV|Tags: , , , , |

Independent Bengali filmmaker Aneek Chaudhuri writes about the journey of his new 'silent' film, WHITE, which tells the story of three strong rape survivors.

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The man of Shuttlecock Boys

By |July 25th, 2018|Categories: Interviews, movies we loved|Tags: , , , |

We take a look at what the director of Shuttlecock Boys, Hemant Kumar Gaba, had to say about the making of his film and the independent-film landscape back in 2012. Much has changed, but so much remains the same.

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Throwback: Gour Hari Dastaan (2015)

By |July 19th, 2018|Categories: reviews|Tags: , , , , |

We look back at Ananth Mahadevan's 2015 biopic on freedom fighter Gour Hari Das - a film driven more by its social relevance than overall craft.

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For the love of storytelling

By |July 16th, 2018|Categories: Filmmakers POV|Tags: , , , , , |

Film maker Nikhil George writes about his journey, lessons and the making of his independent web series, TAKE 3.

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Gifts in Hindi Films

By |July 10th, 2018|Categories: Features|Tags: , , , |

From Kahaani to Masaan to Dil Toh Pagal Hai, we take a closer look at the kinds of "gifts" exchanged by Hindi film characters over the years.

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Film Review: For Here Or To Go?

By |July 6th, 2018|Categories: reviews|Tags: , , , |

Our review of the Ali Fazal starrer, For Here Or To Go? - a small crossover film that played at MAMI 2015 and releases in Indian cinemas this week.

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October: Fragrance of Jasmine

By |July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Features, reviews|Tags: , , , |

Pankaj Sachdeva reads between the lines in Shoojit Sircar and Juhi Chaturvedi's beautifully fragrant world of "October".