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Notes from a festival: The gift and curse of society

In this series of columns, the writer, the entertainment editor of the organisation, will be reflecting on the films being shown at the 51st International Film Festival of India in Goa

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Ms. Representation: The woman with a voice

This weekly column is a rumination on how women are portrayed in cinema, and this week the author discusses Soorarai Pottru's Bommi

24 Nov 2020

Assistant director Jashwanth Kannan
"Vijay instantly transforms into the character"

...says assistant director Jashwanth Kannan, who has worked in films like Gethu, Spyder, and Sarkar, to Gopinath Rajendran in this edition of Direction Dreams

22 Nov 2020

Home Theatre: His House-The demons they must face
Home Theatre: His House - The demons they must face

A fortnightly column that focuses on notable content available on the streaming platforms around you, and this week it is His House, streaming on Netflix

18 Nov 2020

A gyani and a karmveer

The writer, a celebrated actor, mourns the death of Soumitra Chatterjee (1935-2020) and remembers him as a man with unquenchable thirst for life

15 Nov 2020

Thamizh Talkies: A Deepavali unlike any other

The writer is a film producer and an art curator

15 Nov 2020

Heaven's gates are open once again

In this column, the writer shares his experience of visiting a movie theatre for the first time since the COVID-19 lockdown

11 Nov 2020

Ms Representation: Miss India-A tea dipped in patriarchy
Ms Representation: Miss India-A tea dipped in patriarchy

This weekly column is a rumination on how women are portrayed in cinema, and this week the author discusses Keerthy Suresh's Miss India

10 Nov 2020

Direction Dreams: Films on crimes induce real-life crime

....says Poongodi Kandhan, assistant director, who has worked in films like Remo, Sarvam Thaala Mayam, Adithya Varma, Tughlaq Darbar, etc

08 Nov 2020

Biweekly Binge: Settling the Score- The Case for Greatness
Biweekly Binge: Settling the Score - The case for greatness

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

04 Nov 2020

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What is your pick for this deepavali?

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