Filmmakers– directors, producers and other technical departments– speak about their experiences and craft.

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Pro view: Impact of technology on entertainment

By |June 8th, 2019|Filmmakers POV|

A professional art designer writes about the positive impact of technology on the entertainment industry.

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Insight: Sharad Raj’s “Ek Betuke Aadmi ki Afrah Raatein”

By |May 18th, 2019|Filmmakers POV|

Filmmaker Sharad Raj writes about the journey of his fiercely independent and crowdfunded film, "Ek Betuke Aadmi ki Afrah Raatein".

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Chalchitra Talks: The voice of movies

By |May 13th, 2019|Filmmakers POV, Interviews|

Filmmaker Vaibhav Munjal writes about the origins and ambitions of his unique movie-recommendation show on Youtube, CHALCHITRA TALKS.

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A career by (art) design

By |April 28th, 2019|Filmmakers POV|

An art designer writes about his career, ambitions and the significance of his craft as more than just a hollow device of movie publicity.

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The transmutation of “Lithium”

By |March 16th, 2019|Filmmakers POV|

Director Pranjal Dua writes about the journey and making of the music video for Zykr's cover version of the classic, "Lithium".

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Big Trouble in Little Matunga

By |March 14th, 2019|Filmmakers POV, Interviews|

Director Vasan Bala writes about a childhood incident behind the nutty genre-fluidness of his latest film, a lovingly crafted homage-action-comedy called "Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota" that releases in cinemas on March 21st.

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Moving with the movies

By |January 28th, 2019|Film Festivals, Filmmakers POV|

"Lost the Plot" founder Nikita Naiknavare writes about Film Caravan: a one-of-a-kind travelling film, music and performing arts festival.

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In Conversation with “Poster Boy” Raj Khatri

By |December 18th, 2018|Filmmakers POV, Interviews|

Our 'graphic' chat with the passionate Raj Khatri, one of the foremost movie-poster designers in India, about his craft, his personal work and the perception of poster art in a nation still coming to terms with the key mediums of moviemaking.

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How To Get A Censor Certificate

By |December 7th, 2018|Features, Filmmakers POV|

Based on his own experiences, independent filmmaker Kenny Basumatary details, step-wise, the extremely important process of securing a Censor Certificate. His third film, Suspended Inspector Boro, releases in cinemas soon.

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The musicality of narrative film

By |November 4th, 2018|Features, Filmmakers POV|

Young filmmaker Kabeer Khurana writes, through his own personal experiences as a director, about a very underrated aspect of filmmaking: the musicality.

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Design Thinking in Visual Storytelling

By |October 7th, 2018|Features, Filmmakers POV|

Upcoming filmmaker Kabeer Khurana writes about one of the most underrated aspects of cinema today: Visual Design.

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Short in focus: India’s Tryst with Destiny

By |August 13th, 2018|Filmmakers POV|

Filmmaker Moumita Pal writes about the conception and vision of her intriguing 'free verse' short film, India's Tryst with Destiny.

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Critic Next Door

By |August 3rd, 2018|Features, Filmmakers POV|

Writer-filmmaker-comic Somdeb Roy writes about the culture of social media currency and instant validation in an age where "everyone is a critic".

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The eyes of “White”

By |July 29th, 2018|Filmmakers POV|

Independent Bengali filmmaker Aneek Chaudhuri writes about the journey of his new 'silent' film, WHITE, which tells the story of three strong rape survivors.

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For the love of storytelling

By |July 16th, 2018|Filmmakers POV|

Film maker Nikhil George writes about his journey, lessons and the making of his independent web series, TAKE 3.

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Me, Myself & Indie

By |June 27th, 2018|Filmmakers POV|

Independent producer Prerana Manker writes about the chaotic art of film production, multi-tasking & the importance of finding a method to the madness.

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Longing for the tones

By |June 4th, 2018|Filmmakers POV, reviews|

Young filmmaker Vaibhav Munjal writes about Sofia Coppola's "Somewhere," a beautifully 'tonal' film that has influenced him more than most.

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The Short Cuts: From Engineer to Youtuber

By |May 25th, 2018|Filmmakers POV|

Kara Studios' Karan Murarka writes about his journey from an average student to a reluctant computer engineer to the founder of India's largest short-film channel, The Short Cuts.