Mrinal Sen
Lifestyle  /  Published 04.02.22

Film making at its best with Mrinal Sen's masterpiece ‘Kharij’

There is no consolidation on the disproportionate amount of labour that Palan has to toe, in order to live. He dies in servitude. As a subject, he is still present in the form of the landlord’s ...
By Santanu Das (t2 intern)

People  /  Published 18.10.21

‘ART’SCAPE chronicle

I think in India and certain parts of Europe, there was love for art cinema the, beginnings of which were always tied to a kind of civil social organising –– the cine clubs. These clubs pl...
By Shrestha Saha

Entertainment  /  Published 04.07.21

Maestro of the movies

Gopalakrishnan’s character study of an irresponsible, careless man who transforms himself to be a sensible individual is particularly unforgettable for Bharath Gopi’s brilliant performance...
By Priyanka Roy 

Opinion  /  Published 12.01.19

A name Modi cannot erase

By Amit Roy

West Bengal  /  Published 30.12.18

Self-belief mistaken as arrogance

To some, he was a maverick maestro. A maestro Mrinal Sen certainly was, considering the weight and quality of his oeuvre. However, the term maverick hardly denotes the essence of his creative personal...
By Someswar Bhowmik


West Bengal  /  Published 30.12.18

He had the courage to question himself

I cannot separate the man from the filmmaker. He was like his films, a bundle of contradictions — strong but gentle, urbane but rustic, both a creator and an iconoclast who was very sensitive and ve...
By Shabana Azmi

India  /  Published 30.12.18

Mrinal Sen, the maker of Mrigaya and Bhuvan Shome, dies at 95

Film director Mrinal Sen passed away on Sunday after a prolonged battle with age-related ailments, family sources said. He was 95.Some of the Dadasaheb Phalke award-winning director's best known ...
By PTI in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 16.11.18

Lights, camera, action: Kolkata film fest a hit

The Nandan promenade was crowded as usual around 4pm on Wednesday on the 4th day of the Kolkata International Film Festival.At any point, at least five smells hung in the air. Arcane hobby publication...
By Aditya Nag in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 07.02.20

Film fest begins but curtailed

The 12th International Guwahati Film Festival, one of the oldest film festivals in eastern India, began at the state museum auditorium here on Friday. The festival, organised by Gauhati Cine Club (GCC...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati

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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