Retrospective: Bollywood and more (2010-2019)

I re-structured this piece multiple times, thinking about ways to wrap my opinions on a myriad movie-related things. I started with Hindi only, but while compiling the ‘best’ list, I realized that most of the movies I loved were non-Hindi. But the ‘other-than-best’ lists, trends and benchmarks are still ‘Hindi’, because that is the only…

Chi Va Chi Sau Ka: Trailer

Paresh Mokashi is a name that Marathi audience is familiar with thanks to his films Harishchandrachi Factory and Elizabeth Ekadashi. He is now back with his latest film, Chi Va Chi Sau Ka. Appearing to be quite in contrast with his work in the past, the film is produced by Nikhil Sane and is written…

NFDC Film Bazaar 2015 invites filmmakers to book an Industry Screening slot at the 9th edition of the event.

NFDC Film Bazaar 2015 invites filmmakers to book a screening of their films at the Industry Screenings section of the event. The Industry Screenings is a platform available to filmmakers to showcase their films to a select audience of sales agents, distributors, producers and festival programmers. The last date for submissions is 10th November 2015. 

Marathi Cinema and its Children

Back in 2011 in my attempt to chronicle the new wave of marathi films I wasn’t able to find a common feature or attribute that these films can be identified with. But now if you look back over the marathi films that have been made since then it becomes apparent that many of these filmmakers…

Elizabeth Ekadashi (Marathi Movie): Trailer

Paresh Mokashi is back with his second film after the much acclaimed Harishchandrachi Factory(2009). Interestingly titled Elizabeth Ekadashi, the film is slated to release on the November 14th. It’s detailed plot and the meaning of the title seems to be kept purposefully under wraps, though one can make out it’s premise from the trailer. The…