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

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4 Things I Learnt From My First Film

By |June 15th, 2017|Filmmakers POV, Interviews|

On the eve of the release of Local Kung Fu 2, the resourceful writer-director-actor Kenny Basumatary gives aspiring indie filmmakers some priceless tips.

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The Real Greatness of Interstellar

By |June 10th, 2017|Analysis, Features, Filmmakers POV|

An upcoming young filmmaker writes about the storyteller -- and film -- that changed his life.

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About the horse who got fucked

By |May 28th, 2017|Filmmakers POV|

A young, upcoming filmmaker writes fervidly about his perception of storytelling in the Indian Film Industry.

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Worth The Wait

By |May 21st, 2017|Filmmakers POV|

POV: Filmmaker Ashish Varghese writes about how he made his award-winning short, The Wait.

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Writing my own lessons

By |May 6th, 2017|Filmmakers POV|

Screenwriter Navjot Gulati (Running Shaadi) lists down some valuable lessons he has learned, now that he is officially one film old.

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The Struggle for Beauty

By |May 2nd, 2017|Filmmakers POV|

Documentary maker Ashish Kumar writes about what made him put together his new film on acid attack survivors, "Beauty of Life."

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My life: The Three-act Film

By |April 23rd, 2017|Filmmakers POV|

An indie filmmaker, Sourabh Shrivastav, writes about his life and never-give-up attitude, and introduces his latest feature-length film 'Play This'.

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From the editing room: The Nascence of Cinema

By |April 19th, 2017|Filmmakers POV|

In our latest of POV voices, an independent director waxes philosophical about the building-block process of "editing" a film.

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I film because you can

By |April 4th, 2017|Filmmakers POV|

Another young, upcoming filmmaker writes fervently about his early experiences and passion for the craft, hoping to continue the "best job in the world".

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Filming in the dark

By |April 1st, 2017|Filmmakers POV|

In our new series of young voices, a talented 23-year-old Indian filmmaker writes an evocative piece about why he does what he does.

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Newborns: A Gaze Within

By |March 14th, 2017|Filmmakers POV, Interviews|

Our interview with filmmaker Megha Ramaswamy, whose acclaimed documentary short, Newborns, hit the web on Women's Day.

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The Film Within Our Story

By |January 3rd, 2017|Features, Filmmakers POV|

POV: Indie filmmaker Stanzin Raghu lays bare his tumultuous journey of travails, lessons, experiences, humble pies and colourful characters on the 4-year making of his first feature-length (Tamil) film, Ayynoorum Ayynthum (500 & 5).

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The Head behind ‘Autohead’

By |December 23rd, 2016|Filmmakers POV|

Indie filmmaker Rohit Mittal, whose mockumentary feature 'Autohead' made a splash at the world's biggest genre festivals, writes about his experience and ways.

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The Making of A Vigil Bastard

By |December 16th, 2016|Filmmakers POV|

Independent filmmaker Gulshan Singh writes about the 20-month making of his new short, VIGIL BASTARD (link attached).

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The Storyseller

By |December 13th, 2016|Filmmakers POV|

An Assam-based professional writer shares his life story and experiences, giving us a rare optimistic and sprightly world-view of big bad B-town.

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Me, Myself and Shreelancer

By |September 18th, 2016|Filmmakers POV|

Indie film crusader Sandeep Mohan, who has just completed his third feature-length project 'Shreelancer,' explores his own state of mind at this juncture.

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Pitching It Right

By |August 8th, 2016|Filmmakers POV|

Writer Navjot Gulati digs deep into his own life experiences to list down some very useful tips for aspiring Bollywood screenwriters.

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My relationship with Anurag Kashyap

By |August 1st, 2016|Filmmakers POV|

Cinema enthusiast Bhaskar Tripathi writes about his relationship with the films of Anurag Kashyap, a landscape-altering director he has grown to love and understand over time.