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

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AAMIR NE TERE KO BAAP BANA DIYA

By |March 1st, 2016|Filmmakers POV|

Vipin Sharma, who many recognise even today as Mr. Awasthi (Ishaan's father in 'Taare Zameen Par') writes a heartfelt piece about the film and superstar that changed his life.

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For The Love Of Peddling

By |December 7th, 2015|Filmmakers POV, Interviews|

Vasan Bala, the talented filmmaker behind 'Peddlers' (Cannes Critics' Week 2012), speaks about his journey, frustrations, his stubbornness and vision, Bombay Velvet (which he co-wrote) and much more.

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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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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.

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The Merchant Of Mumbai

By |August 28th, 2015|Filmmakers POV, Interviews|

Producer Shaan Vyas (Kshay, Masaan, Zubaan) gives us a rather impassioned insight into the world of film production, film festivals and globe-trotting.

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“Making a film is like organising a wedding from the bride’s side.”

By |August 24th, 2015|Filmmakers POV, Interviews|

'Bhatukali' director Rohit Joshi speaks about how being an assistant director is crucial to direct your own film one day.

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Indie or Something Like It

By |August 10th, 2015|Filmmakers POV|

Indie producer & professional multi-tasker Prerana Manker writes about her choices, life and career, and gives aspiring filmmakers some valuable tips about the craft.

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You write the cheque, I write the draft

By |July 25th, 2015|Filmmakers POV|

Sudhish Kamath, who quit his job as a journalist and film critic with THE HINDU to develop scripts, writes about the perils and pitfalls of a screenwriting career in Bollywood.

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My Moving Picture

By |July 21st, 2015|Filmmakers POV|

Vivek Kumar, producer of 'Surkhaab', writes about a long journey that continues to throw him onto the shores of Mumbai.

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Marching to my own heartbeat

By |July 16th, 2015|Filmmakers POV|

Indie filmmaker and 'The Great Indian Traveling Cinema' pioneer Sandeep Mohan writes intimately about his two films, life and a ticking heart.

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Everything That Glitters (Part 2/2)

By |July 12th, 2015|Filmmakers POV|

FESTIVAL 102: Filmmaker Srinivas Sunderrajan feels, exudes, exorcizes and writes the much-awaited sequel to his Indie journey. (Part 2/2)

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Everything That Glitters (Part 1/2)

By |July 6th, 2015|Filmmakers POV|

FESTIVAL 101: Indie filmmaker Srinivas Sunderrajan writes about his early experiences on the festival circuit. (Part 1)