Impact of Radical Movements on Indian Cinema
Premendra Mazumder Being intimately associated with the film society movement and human rights activities simultaneously since mid-seventies I have gotRead more.
Springs of Silence: Silence as a narrative and text in Rituparno Ghosh’s films
Sony Jalaranjan Raj Abstract Rituparno Ghosh was one of the rare film makers in India who recognized the power ofRead more.
Image of Women in Indian Cinema
Premendra Mazumder Mainstream Indian cinema, to be very particular, the Mumbai (Bombay) made Hindi cinema, popularly known as “Bollywood Cinema”Read more.
Taxi Driver & Raman Raghav 2.0: At the End of Morals & Moralities
Arup Ratan Samajdar (i) “I’m God’s lonely man” Travis Bickle (Robert De Niro) in Taxi Driver (Martin Scorsese, 1976) “I amRead more.
Visiting Festival de Cannes, 2012
Ahmed Muztaba Zamal Yet once again I set my journey to the Cannes Film Festival for the fifth time. ItRead more.
“Cinema and Literature”
Ashoke Viswanathan It is fairly well known that in literature, the relationship between signifier and signified is a main locusRead more.
A 1000 Times Good Nights: At least a 100 nights to ponder
Mainak Banerjee In his first English film, the Norwegian director, Eric Poppe has focused on vulnerability of relationship inRead more.
Malayalam Cinema Takes New Path
M. C. Rajanarayanan The advent of new generation cinema has resulted in the shifting of focus from the star toRead more.
The Road Movie in Indian Cinema
Shoma A. Chatterji By definition, the road movie is a ‘vehicle’ for either one or a small group of individualsRead more.
From the ‘Holy Pool’ to the Upanishads : The Orient and Satyajit Ray
Ujjal Chakraborty The Mahabharata in a secret note book ! Our fingers still unknowingly touch the cover of his pianoRead more.