Aavesham

Aavesham, now streaming on Prime Video following its mega successful theatrical run, follows the lives of three college freshman, Bibi …

The Jewels In Heeramandi’s Crown

During my adolescence in the 1960s, by sheer happenstance I became privy to the insulated world of a Bombay kotha: …

Jiya

With Jiya, Kenny Basumatary veers away from his action/comic trademark  and attempts to tackle a serious social drama that depicts …

Sound Designer’s Note: Amar Singh Chamkila

When I received a call from Window Seat Films for a film with Imtiaz Ali (my second with him following …

Srikanth

Srikanth chronicles the inspiring life of Srikanth Bolla (Rajkummar Rao), a visually impaired man hailing from a modest background, who bravely navigates …

Teesri Manzil

Sunita (Asha Parekh) goes to Mussoorie with her college hockey team. Her real intentions are to find the truth about …

Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar

Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar, the show created and directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali for Netflix, aims to be a grand and majestic …

One-on-One With Sanal George

Sanal George is yet another sound engineer making his mark in Indian cinema. He is a double graduate of the …

The Holdovers

The Holdovers, directed by Alexander Payne, stands as solid testament to the age-old adage, “Never count an auteur out.” The …

Suresh Pai On Editing Footprints On Water

He is one of the finest film editors in India, having edited close to 60 feature films. An alumnus of …

The Dark Humour of Randa Chahal Sabbag

Collins dictionary defines ‘Black Humour’ as: A form of humour that regards human suffering as absurd rather than pitiable, or …

All That Breathes

Shaunak Sen’s  remarkable documentary, All That Breathes, that was nominated for an Academy Award, is set in India’s capital city, …

The Jewels In Heeramandi’s Crown

During my adolescence in the 1960s, by sheer happenstance I became privy to the insulated world of a Bombay kotha: …

Sound Designer’s Note: Amar Singh Chamkila

When I received a call from Window Seat Films for a film with Imtiaz Ali (my second with him following …

One-on-One With Sanal George

Sanal George is yet another sound engineer making his mark in Indian cinema. He is a double graduate of the …