Cinema

KIFF 2019 ends on a successful note

KIFF 2019 ends on a successful note

November 17, 2019

The week-long celebrations of world cinema at the Kolkata International Film Festival came to an end on November 15 at a great note.

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KIFF 2019: a festival celebrating cinema as a whole

KIFF 2019: a festival celebrating cinema as a whol...

November 14, 2019

The 25th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) offers a complete bouquet of choices for the cinemagoers to choose from. While there is a complete category of selected German animation films, on the eve of Children's Day KIFF is going to have a special screening of four films...

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KIFF 2019 goes grand in its silver jubilee

KIFF 2019 goes grand in its silver jubilee

November 13, 2019

The 25th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) that was inaugurated on November 8, is buzzing with the excitement of cinephiles. Celebrating its silver jubilee, the festival will for the first time be screening films on celluloid by reintroducing 35 mm projection system. ...

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Bollywood’s terror insight

Bollywood’s terror insight

October 31, 2019

As Edgar Allan Poe said, “to invoke our hidden worst fears, often in a terrifying, shocking finale, while captivating and entertaining us at the same time in a cathartic experience,” is what a horror movie should be about.

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Bollywood movies echoing Indian history

Bollywood movies echoing Indian history

October 30, 2019

With Ashutosh Gowarikar’s Panipat set to hit theatres at the end of this year and the announcement of Baiju Bawra by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, here is a look at the period dramas of Bollywood which retold the tales of history.

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Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival all set for its 21st edition

Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival all set for its 21st...

October 15, 2019

Jio MAMI 21st Mumbai Film Festival is on from October 17 to October 24 across multiple venues in Mumbai, the capital city of the west-Indian state Maharashtra.

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Roam Rome Mein: Tannishtha Chatterjee’s directorial debut bags the Asian Star award

Roam Rome Mein: Tannishtha Chatterjee’s dire...

October 14, 2019

Indian movies are not only making great noise at the international film festivals but are also gaining accolades and recognition at the international level.

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Gully Boy is India’s official entry for Oscars

Gully Boy is India’s official entry for Osca...

September 25, 2019

The selection of Gully Boy has raised the question among netizens that why not Andhadhun, Tumbaad or Article 15 or the regional movies like Tamil movie Super Deluxe or Vada Chennai, Malayalam film And the Oskar Goes To and others.

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Teachers on-screen

Teachers on-screen

September 5, 2019

Bollywood movies have always drawn inspiration from real life, be it on any subject. One such subject is the portrayal of the teacher-student bonds on the silver screen. On Teacher's Day, here is a look at few of the inspirational movies on teachers.

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Kashmir on the silver screen

Kashmir on the silver screen

September 2, 2019

Before Switzerland was popularised for its cinematic locations among the Indian audiences, the country had Kashmir that was portrayed as the backdrop for romance. However, now it’s the political turbulence and the issues of terrorism that have taken over the celluloid.

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