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Documentary in focus: Martyrs Of Marriage

By |April 13th, 2018|Categories: Features, Film Festivals, Filmmakers POV|Tags: , , , , , |

The passionate activist-director of "Martyrs Of Marriage" - a documentary on the misuse of dowry laws - writes about her journey and lists down some valuable pointers for aspiring filmmakers.

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Phobia: Of Birds and Cages

By |April 9th, 2018|Categories: Features|Tags: , , , , |

A closer look at the hidden themes and images of Pavan Kirpalani's well-made horror film, PHOBIA (2016).

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Film Review: MASAAN (2015)

By |April 4th, 2018|Categories: Film Festivals, movies we loved, reviews|Tags: , , |

A throwback to one of the best Hindi films of 2015, MASAAN, directed by debutant Neeraj Ghaywan.

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The Stages of Lalit Behl

By |March 30th, 2018|Categories: Interviews, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

A long, fascinating chat with veteran actor Lalit Behl, who speaks about his sprawling life and career across stage, television and cinema.

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Call Me By Your Name: The Anatomy of Desire

By |March 28th, 2018|Categories: Features, movies we loved|Tags: , , , |

A closer look at the beauty, meanings and soft poignance of Luca Guadagnino's CALL ME BY YOUR NAME, by the ever-observant Pankaj Sachdeva.

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The Best Films of 2017

By |March 24th, 2018|Categories: Features, movies we loved, Young Critics|Tags: , , , |

This is your definitive list. Our young critic Pranav Joshi lists down the BEST of 2017 in terms of World Cinema. How many have you watched?

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Bharatiya Janata Pandering

By |March 18th, 2018|Categories: Features, Filmmakers POV|Tags: , , , , |

Writer, standup comic & cinema enthusiast Somdeb Roy laments Hindi cinema's formulaic audience-studio dichotomy.

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A Death in the Gunj: Of Sensitive Souls

By |March 12th, 2018|Categories: Features, reviews|Tags: , , , , , |

A closer look at the details and invisible loneliness of Konkana Sensharma's outstanding directorial debut, A Death in the Gunj (2017).

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Untying the Ribbon

By |March 7th, 2018|Categories: frontslider, Interviews|Tags: , , , , , , |

Our interview with Rakhee Sandilya, the debutant maker of one of the most underrated and un-seen Hindi films of 2017, RIBBON.

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Pari: The Demons Within

By |March 4th, 2018|Categories: reviews|Tags: , , , , |

Young critic Pranav Joshi writes about the latest in Hindi horror cinema, PARI - Not a Fairytale.