At home with commercial slapsticks as much as with nuanced indies, Sanjai Mishra is a heart stealer
"The cinema of a country is often a visitor’s first introduction to the place," write filmmaker Devashish Makhija. "I imagined South Korea to be mostly as neo-noirish, cheeky and aggressive as its best cinema."
The new breed of Bollywood directors shows promise by giving the usual formulas of melodrama a skip
On 60th anniversary of 'Mother India', noted writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar says that "the history of Indian cinema cannot be complete without this timeless classic"
The East-West pollination continues in music. But 1967 was a watershed year incapable of an encore.
This is the birth centenary of iconic M.G. Ramachandran. Vignettes from the life of the actor-turned-politician...
A century, or a half, later, these films and people have us in their embrace
A cool, memorable repertoire, there’s something remarkable about Raghubir Yadav’s versatility
Kalki Koechlin on mainstream cinema, content-driven films ahead of the back-to-back release of her two films, Ribbon and Jia Aur Jia.
Kindling his roles with delightful nuance, Pankaj Tripathi steals the show
Modern theatre students discover the benefits of classical training in the Koodiyattam tradition
"In Hugh Hefner's passing away last week, we have lost a trailblazer, someone who followed his bliss," says Sherlyn Chopra
National award-winning director Hansal Mehta talks about this happy, hectic time, the joys of film-making and working with actors such as Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao.
It’s straight A for mid-budget, content-driven films at the box office this year while the star-power formula flails nervously
Shanbag has perfected the use of music and drama in his productions over time. The show is also accompanied by interesting graphics.
Spurred by the failure of formula films, the Hindi film industry catches a new-found obsession