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TRAPPED: Survival of the fittest

By |June 24th, 2017|Categories: Features, reviews|Tags: , , , |

Our cinema analyst Pankaj Sachdeva takes on Vikramaditya Motwane's brilliant survival thriller, TRAPPED.

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(Young) Review: The School Bag

By |June 21st, 2017|Categories: reviews, Young Critics|Tags: , , , |

Our young critic writes about a "young" short film -- a combination that gives us a unique peek into the way different age groups perceive the mother-son bond.

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Independent Cinema Is The Only Way

By |June 19th, 2017|Categories: Filmmakers POV|Tags: , , , , |

Independent filmmaker Amartya Bhattacharyya, whose film 'Capital I' is the first indie film from Odisha, expresses himself passionately about the withering state of the Indian cinema-scape.

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4 Things I Learnt From My First Film

By |June 15th, 2017|Categories: Filmmakers POV, Interviews|Tags: , , , |

On the eve of the release of Local Kung Fu 2, the resourceful writer-director-actor Kenny Basumatary gives aspiring indie filmmakers some priceless tips.

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(Young) Review: RAABTA

By |June 14th, 2017|Categories: Mainstream, reviews, Young Critics|Tags: |

One of our young critics reviews the horrendous RAABTA. The result is quite amusing.

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The Real Greatness of Interstellar

By |June 10th, 2017|Categories: Features, Filmmakers POV|Tags: , , , |

An upcoming young filmmaker writes about the storyteller -- and film -- that changed his life.

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Review: RGV’s ‘Meri Beti Sunny Leone Banna Chahti Hai’

By |June 6th, 2017|Categories: reviews, Young Critics|Tags: , , , |

Our review of that man Ram Gopal Varma's horrendously incompetent first short film.

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Rangoon: Of Wounds and Mirrors

By |June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Features|Tags: , |

Long read: Film analyst Pankaj Sachdeva holds Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Rangoon' in his sights this time.

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About the horse who got fucked

By |May 28th, 2017|Categories: Filmmakers POV|Tags: , , , , |

A young, upcoming filmmaker writes fervidly about his perception of storytelling in the Indian Film Industry.

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Before Sunrise: Of Death, leaking Life, and Time

By |May 25th, 2017|Categories: Features|Tags: , , , |

Our intrepid film analyst Pankaj Sachdeva explores the thematic beats of Richard Linklater's cult classic, Before Sunrise.