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MAMI 2016: Akshay Singh’s ‘Pinky Beauty Parlour’

By |October 20th, 2016|Film Festivals, Interviews|

We speak to actor-director-producer-all-rounder Akshay Singh about his film, Pinky Beauty Parlour, which screens in the India Story section of this year's Mumbai Film Festival.

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MAMI 2016: Milind Dhaimade’s ‘Tu Hai Mera Sunday’

By |October 20th, 2016|Film Festivals, Interviews|

An insightful chat with Milind Dhaimade, whose charming little Mumbai-centric indie, Tu Hai Mera Sunday, plays at this year's Mumbai Film Festival.

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MAMI 2016: Konkana Sen Sharma’s ‘A Death In The Gunj’

By |October 20th, 2016|Film Festivals, Interviews|

A quick chat with Konkana Sen Sharma about her directorial debut, the much-anticipated 'A Death in the Gunj,' which opens this year's Mumbai Film Festival.

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MAMI MFF 2016: Marathi short-film anthology, Bioscope

By |October 19th, 2016|Film Festivals, reviews|

A look at the Marathi-language short-film anthology, Bioscope, which screens as part of the Marathi Talkies section at MAMI 2016.

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MAMI MFF 2016: The ultimate day-wise schedule

By |October 18th, 2016|Film Festivals|

For those who don't have time to make the list, here's your definitive slot-wise location-guarded movie-watching guide to the 2016 Mumbai Film Festival.

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MAMI MFF 2016: Short-film anthology, ‘Shor Se Shuruaat’

By |October 17th, 2016|Film Festivals, Interviews|

We speak to the Humaramovie co-founders about their new short-film anthology, Shor Se Shuruaat, which is premiering at this year's Mumbai Film Festival.

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Jio MAMI MFF 2016: Pankaj Johar’s ‘Cecilia’

By |October 15th, 2016|Film Festivals, Interviews|

An interview with documentary filmmaker Pankaj Johar about his moving first feature length-film 'Cecilia,' which plays in the India Story section of the Mumbai Film Festival.

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Jio MAMI MFF 2016: Pulkit’s Manav-Kaul starrer, ‘Maroon’

By |October 13th, 2016|Film Festivals, Interviews|

Our chat with filmmaker Pulkit, whose first film, Manav Kaul starrer and psychological thriller 'Maroon,' plays in the India Story section at the 2016 Mumbai Film Festival.

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Jio MAMI MFF 2016: The Best of Indian cinema

By |October 10th, 2016|Features, Film Festivals|

LIST ALERT: We list down a bunch of interesting Indian films to look out for at this year's Mumbai Film Festival.

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Jio MAMI MFF 2016: Films To Watch Out For

By |October 6th, 2016|Features, Film Festivals|

We list down some of the absolute best and CANNOT-BE-MISSED films to play at this year's JIO MAMI Mumbai Film Festival, 2016.

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Jio MAMI MFF 2016: Sudhanshu Saria’s Labour of LOEV

By |October 4th, 2016|Film Festivals, Interviews|

An interview with debutant director Sudhanshu Saria -- whose film, LOEV, is finally coming home (Jio MAMI 2016; India Gold) after playing in festivals across the world.

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Review: ‘A DEATH IN THE GUNJ’ cuts close to reality

By |September 19th, 2016|Film Festivals, reviews|

Our review of the much-awaited 'A Death In A Gunj', directed by Konkana Sen Sharma, which premiered at TIFF '16 and will be the opening film at this year's Mumbai Film Festival.

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Discovering New World Cinema In India

By |June 21st, 2016|Film Festivals, Interviews|

A chat with senior journalist, curator and film critic Meenakshi Shedde, about the 'Indian Film Appreciation Workshop' she is conducting this weekend with Avid Learning -- and the need for more such initiatives.

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Festival Of Globe 2016, Silicon Valley

By |May 26th, 2016|Brown Hollywood, Film Festivals, Interviews|

Festival Of Globe (Silicon Valley) founder Dr. Romesh Japra speaks to us about his fast-evolving event, its focus on marrying movies with technology, and his continuing passion to promote Indian independent cinema.

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“Futility of fundraising makes me want to quit.”

By |November 6th, 2015|Film Festivals, Interviews|

Mumbai Film Festival Golden Gateway winning filmmaker Gurvinder Singh speaks about 'Chauthi Koot', his methods, years of learning and the losing battle of fundraising.

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“A director must help everyone achieve their dreams.”

By |November 4th, 2015|Film Festivals, Interviews|

Filmmaker Ruchika Oberoi talks about her debut feature (Venice FEDORA winner) 'Island City', which had its Indian premiere at the JioMAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2015.

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JioMAMI 2015: A Haraamkhor in Mumbai

By |November 1st, 2015|Film Festivals, Interviews|

A quick chat with the talented Shlok Sharma, whose feature-film debut 'Haraamkhor' - starring Nawazuddin and Shweta Tripathi - will play at the Mumbai Film Festival 2015.

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JioMAMI 2015: The Voices Of PLACEBO

By |October 29th, 2015|Film Festivals, Interviews|

'Placebo' director Abhay Kumar & co-creator Archana Phadke speak about their documentary, its 4-year journey, the challenges, their collaboration and its upcoming Indian Premiere at the Mumbai Film Festival.