CINEMA

Oscars 2020: Academy Awards struggling to become progressive in a changing world

As the great and good of the movie world get ready to step out on the Oscars red carpet,...

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Thirty Indian Films that You Cannot Afford to Miss: A List by Film Critic Utpal Dutta

One of the country’s most influential film critics, Utpal Datta has compiled a list of...

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Chapaak: A Rare Film and a Splash of Gallantry

It is not new that a movie which resembles a social fact has finally released. In fact,...

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The Gifted Auteur Satyajit Ray and why his Cinema Continues to be Relevant

It is an inevitable fact that movies and societies have often reflected each...

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Bala: A Film about Being Bald and Beautiful

Over the recent years we have seen how a host of films have been made about issues that...

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Saand Ki Aankh: A Film Questioning Gender Inequity and Women’s Oppression

‘Saand Ki Aankh’ is primarily a film that traces the journeys of two Jat women in...

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‘A Dog and His Man’: When Chattisgarh’s Villages Disappeared Due to Coal Mining

Siddharth Tripathy’s film ‘A Dog And His Man’ is much more than a film made in the...

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Cinema/The Joker’s origin story comes at a perfect moment: clowns define our times

Ari Mattes, Lecturer in Media Studies, University of Notre Dame Australia. The...

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Did the Stardom of Amitabh Bachchan Curb His Creativity?

Even though I see an artist beyond the politics of 'awards and prizes', the fact that...

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Recalling Film Maker Hrishikesh Mukherjee

August 27 marks the 13th Death anniversary of one of most prolific directors of Indian...

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