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The Lunchbox and the Oscar controversy

The Lunchbox is a simple love story woven by simple thoughts and explicit ideas.  This movie directed by Ritesh Batra, stars Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur and Nawazuddin Siddiqui on the lead. It is a stor...
Anurag_TN

The brave, new underworld.

The well-oiled indie film machine of Mumbai, led by the irrepressible Anurag Kashyap, dominated the scene at Cannes. Asudden storm blew a huge sun shield off the building showering its metal parts li...
Nawaz_TN

New wave, Old woes

Despite National Awards, accolades at festivals abroad and the multiplex culture, makers of offbeat cinema in India often continue to struggle when it comes to finding big screen release. An encourag...
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The Best Hindi Films of 2012

It isn’t often that I get to make a top ten list of good films. Most years, there are four or five good Hindi films. Sometimes I add a few more on, with a caveat. 2012, on the other hand, has offered...