Entertainment  /  Published 27.07.20

‘Whatever I am today, it’s all because of theatre’

Shoojit Sircar — the man behind films like Vicky Donor, Piku, October and the recent Gulabo Sitabo, among others — is also a successful ad film-maker. In ‘Storytellers’ Hour &m...
By Priyanka Roy  in

Entertainment  /  Published 16.07.20

Arindam Sil on Maayakumari

His films are critically acclaimed, are showered with audience love and turn out to be box-office winners too. Now, director Arindam Sil is all set to release his next film Maayakumari in theatres thi...
By Arindam Chatterjee in

Entertainment  /  Published 02.07.20

‘The central theme is nothing but the journey of life’

Chandrasish Ray’s film Nirontor follows a middle-aged civil engineer, Biplab Sen (Prosenjit), and his junior colleague, Bhaskar (Satyam), who are on an office trip to look for a plot for the con...
By Arindam Chatterjee in

People  /  Published 28.06.20

Afghanistan: A filmmaker emerges

Roya Sadat grew up in an Afghanistan where women were barred from attending school or going outdoors if not accompanied by a male family member. The only movie theatre in Herat, her hometown, had been...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in

North East  /  Published 30.11.19

2 filmmakers feted at IFFI

Two filmmakers from the Northeast were feted at the closing ceremony of the 50th International Film Festival India (IFFI) in Goa recently.Assam’s Manju Borah and Manipur’s Haobam Paban Kumar, alon...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati

Entertainment  /  Published 13.02.20

Love Aaj Kal Porshu: Love, eternal

By calling the movie Love Aaj Kal Porshu, are you hoping that those coming in to watch Imtiaz Ali’s Love Aaj Kal get confused by the title and walk into a show of your film?I was hoping that before ...
By The Telegraph in

North East  /  Published 29.05.20

Sunbeam to dispel Covid-19 darkness

Mumbai-based Assamese filmmaker Arunjit Borah has come up with an experimental video with nine other filmmakers from nine countries in an attempt to “spread positivity” amid the negativity wrought...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati

Entertainment  /  Published 02.10.19

Sidharth Anand on directing War

Director Siddharth Anand on War, directing Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff and why he loves shooting action films. What are the pressures like when you’re delivering a tentpole film for the year?I t...
By Karishma Upadhyay in

Entertainment  /  Published 24.03.20

Nolan appeal for survival

Filmmaker Christopher Nolan has made an impassioned appeal to the audiences to help cinema houses survive after they were shut in many parts of the world because of the coronavirus pandemic. The film...
By PTI in

Opinion  /  Published 08.03.19

Indian cinema after the 1970s

Dhritiman Chaterji and Raju Raman discuss the directions in which cinema has gone after the 1970sRaju Raman: Maybe in the 1970s, the distinction between ‘commercial cinema’, looked down upon by in...
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