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Meenakshi Shedde: The Poetics Of Curation

By |August 29th, 2017|Critics Speak, Film Festivals, Interviews|

Priya Bhattacharji picks the brain of renowned Indian film curator and critic, Meenakshi Shedde, about her specialist field, career, changing perspectives and the perception of Indian cinema across the globe.

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10 ml Love: The Glass is More Than Half Empty

By |August 27th, 2017|Critics Speak, reviews|

An analysis of one of the more interesting indies of 2012 -- Sharat Katariya's (Dum Laga Ke Haisha) first film, 10ml Love.

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A Tourist: Filming When You Have Nothing

By |August 22nd, 2017|Filmmakers POV|

A resourceful independent filmmaker writes about the practical challenges and attitude required to create an ambitious zero-budget mini-feature film.

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Jagga Jasoos and the Magical World of Anurag Basu

By |August 18th, 2017|Features, movies we loved, reviews|

Pankaj Sachdeva delves deep into the themes and palettes of Anurag Basu's vivid, musical universe of Jagga Jasoos.

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The Timelessness of Topi

By |August 13th, 2017|movies we loved, reviews|

Priya Bhattacharji introduces us to "Topi," a poignant animated Partition-era short film (2009) by Arjun Rihan.

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ELECTRIC HEART: Made 100% by heart

By |August 10th, 2017|Filmmakers POV|

A passionate and independent producer writes about his unit's intense struggle to make the unique hybrid-musical film, "Electric Heart" (A FilmEDM Experience).

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The Main Course of Chutney

By |August 6th, 2017|Interviews|

Priya Bhattacharji speaks to the woman of the moment, Jyoti Kapur Das, the director of the award-winning viral short 'Chutney,' about its making, language and the multiple life-hats she dons.

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Fyodor Dostoyevsky in Hindi Cinema

By |August 1st, 2017|Features|

Our intrepid analyst Pankaj Sachdeva identifies the little gems of Hindi cinema inspired by the literature of famous Russian novelist, Fyodor Dostoyevsky.