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The Martial Artist of DIY

By |September 29th, 2015|Filmmakers POV|

Filmmaker and actor Kenny Basumatary writes about the lessons he learned while making his distinctive, Assamese martial-arts comedy, 'Local Kung Fu'.

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Life Before Wicket

By |September 25th, 2015|reviews|

We look back at the documentary 'Beyond All Boundaries' - a quiet, multi-narrative film that explores the struggles of three ordinary Indians using their burning passion - cricket - as an escape from life.

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A Dog Day Aftermath

By |September 22nd, 2015|Critics Speak, reviews|

We look back at Feroz Abbas Khan's powerful, patchy sociopolitical satire 'Dekh Tamasha Dekh'; a film with some unforgettable cinematic moments, derivative imagery, and no protagonist.

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Manjunath (2014)

By |September 4th, 2015|reviews|

We look back at Sandeep Varma's 'Manjunath' - half docudrama, half biopic - a film that is startling in its simplicity, and makes us feel for its wronged (and very real) protagonist.

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Kashmir In His Heart

By |September 4th, 2015|Critics Speak, Features|

First-generation American filmmaker with Kashmiri roots Musa Syed speaks to critic Aniruddha Guha about his father, Kashmir and his Sundance-winning feature, 'Valley Of Saints'.

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The Katiyabaaz of Kanpur

By |September 2nd, 2015|Critics Speak, Features|

Film critic Tanul Thakur writes about 'Katiyabaaz', Fahad Mustafa and Deepti Kakkar's path-breaking Indian documentary about electricity, Kanpur, power and politics.

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Clown Prince Of Independence

By |September 2nd, 2015|Features, Filmmakers POV, Interviews|

Upcoming filmmaker Rukshana Tabassum sits down for a long, inquisitive chat with accidental actor and accomplished filmmaker Rajat Kapoor - about all things 'Aankhon Dekhi', theatre, struggling, producers, indies, stars and life.