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Direction Dreams: 'Every film industry in our country will have a chief technician who is Tamil'

...says Prithviraj Ramalingam, an assistant director in films like Pathinaaru and 96, in this column where aspiring directors talk about the path they travelled in, and the journey forward

02 Aug 2020

A still from Nainsukh
Biweekly Binge: Multiple frames a painting

A fortnightly column on what’s good in the vast ocean of content in the streaming platforms around you, and this week, it's Nainsukh (streaming on MUBI)

29 Jul 2020

Thamizh Talkies: One film to rule them all

The writer is a former journalist who has worked in the film industry for several years and is passionate about movies, music and everything related to entertainment

26 Jul 2020

Home Theatre: The cinematic therapy of Honey Boy

A fortnightly column that focuses on notable content available on the streaming platforms around you, and this week, it's Honey Boy, streaming on Amazon Prime Video 

22 Jul 2020

Ms Representation: Women in action

This weekly column is a rumination on how women are portrayed in cinema and this week the author discusses female action in Hollywood and Indian cinema

21 Jul 2020

Remembering K Balachander: Sripriya talks about KB, the man who made stars

In this week-long series dedicated to veteran filmmaker K Balachander to celebrate his 90th birthday anniversary, celebrities reminisce about the auteur and his work.

15 Jul 2020

Biweekly Binge: Andy Murray: Resurfacing - The lasting battle

A fortnightly column on what’s good in the vast ocean of content in the streaming platforms around you, and this week, it's Andy Murray: Resurfacing streaming on Amazon Prime Video

15 Jul 2020

Remembering K Balachander: Director Suresh Krissna talks about the making of a KB film

In this week-long series dedicated to veteran filmmaker K Balachander to celebrate his 90th birthday anniversary, celebrities reminisce about the auteur and his work. 

14 Jul 2020

Remembering K Balachander: Viji Chandrasekhar talks about the 'filmmaker far ahead of his time'

In this series dedicated to veteran filmmaker K Balachander to celebrate his 90th birthday anniversary, actor Viji Chandrasekhar talks about working with him in the 1981 film, Thillu Mullu

13 Jul 2020

Poll
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Once theatres reopen, how soon will you get to the theatres?

Result
Duh! I am already at the theatre
Two weeks. Corona and cinemas need quarantine
Month - Better safe than sorry
Two months - Precaution never infected anyone
What theatres? I am OTT label