Money Monster (2016) Movie Review: Where’s My Money

I am in my wrong side of the 20’s and whenever I meet people and talk about finances, I am surprised to realize that so many of us are ignorant about basic stuffs. What is scarier is that people indulge in stock market based on rumours or various messages or so called “stock tips” thatContinue reading “Money Monster (2016) Movie Review: Where’s My Money”

IFFI 2015 becomes more exciting internationally with 26 Oscar entries and 120 premieres

Creating a benchmark of showcasing exceptional films from world cinema, the 46th International Film Festival of India will be screening a stellar line-up of official Oscar entries from 26 countries. The festival will also feature 120 premieres in different sections which will represent spectacular International films. Argentina‘s Oscar entry and this year’s biggest Argentinean boxContinue reading “IFFI 2015 becomes more exciting internationally with 26 Oscar entries and 120 premieres”

Rendezvous with Anupama Chopra: Part 2

This one has been long overdue. I had met Anupama Chopra in the first week of June and published the first half of the interview in the first half of July. However, thanks to writing work related to Masaan promotions on MAM and the post production of my web-series, the second half got inordinately delayed.Continue reading “Rendezvous with Anupama Chopra: Part 2”

Gulshan Devaiah and Radhika Apte to star in ‘Hunterrr’ sequel

After the success of Hunterrr, the lead duo, Gulshan Devaiah and Radhika Apte, have been approached for the sequel to the film. Harshavardhan Kulkarni who also directed ‘Hunterrr’, will direct the sequel. Commenting on the sequel, Gulshan Devaiah said, “I was really happy with the response ‘Hunterrr’ received, so when Harshavardhan approached us for theContinue reading “Gulshan Devaiah and Radhika Apte to star in ‘Hunterrr’ sequel”

Tatsumi : An Animated Experience Of A Lifetime!

(Smaran Savanal, Animation Director, Ripple Media, shares his experience of working on TATSUMI (2011), a Japanese animation feature based on the life and work of the late Yoshihiro Tatsumi, a Japanese Comic Art Legend.)                                         PrologueContinue reading “Tatsumi : An Animated Experience Of A Lifetime!”

Rendezvous with Anupama Chopra: Part 1

Let me start this write-up with a bias, just like the disclaimer I put up whenever I write a review. I believe that Anupama Chopra is the most credible film reviewer we have in India right now. She is honest, fair but never mean – three qualities every person with a mouthpiece should have. ThereContinue reading “Rendezvous with Anupama Chopra: Part 1”

Neeraj Ghaywan’s Masaan: Trailer

Neeraj Ghaywan’s Cannes Award winning directorial debut Masaan had its trailer launch at a suburban multiplex amid much fanfare with its cast and crew in Mumbai. Talking about the journey of the first Indian film to win two awards (FIPRESCI Award and the Most Promising Future Prize in the Un Certain Regard section) at the prestigiousContinue reading “Neeraj Ghaywan’s Masaan: Trailer”

June Film Screenings (Mumbai)

Here is a list of free film screenings in Mumbai which we feel you shouldn’t give a miss: 2nd June Place Matterden CFC Time: 7pm Jacquot de Nantes, by Agnès Varda (118’) Jacquot Demy is a little boy at the end of the thirties. His father owns a garage and his mother is a hairdresser.Continue reading “June Film Screenings (Mumbai)”

Neeraj Ghaywan’s “Masaan” produced by Manish Mundra bags two top awards at Cannes, 2015

Manish Mundra’s Masaan directed by Neeraj Ghaywan, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival 2015, won two awards– FIPRESCI, International Jury of Film Critics prize and Promising Future prize in the Un Certain Regard section. The film, starring Richa Chadda, Sanjay Mishra, Vicky Kaushal and Shweta Tripathi in the lead roles, received a five-minute-long standingContinue reading “Neeraj Ghaywan’s “Masaan” produced by Manish Mundra bags two top awards at Cannes, 2015”