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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...
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Our Films, Their Films

CANNES, the French seaside town, hosts arguably the most famous, most glamorous film festival in the world, and this year it is celebrating 100 years of Indian cinema. Frankly, the spotlight has been...
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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...