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Biweekly Binge: Just Don't Think I'll Scream - A scream for consciousness

A fortnightly column on what’s good in the vast ocean of content in the streaming platforms around you, and this week, it's Just Don't Think I'll Scream, streaming on MUBI

01 Jul 2020

Thamizh Talkies: The monotony of lockdown cinema

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

28 Jun 2020

Home Theatre: The not-so-happy ever after

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

24 Jun 2020

Ms. Represention: Are women-centric films the new fad?

This weekly column is a rumination on how women are portrayed in cinema and this week the author discusses the new trend of 'female-centric' films 

23 Jun 2020

Direction Dreams: People should decide the fate of a film, not the theatre owners, distributors, corporates

...says VS Arun, assistant director of films like Kaala and Kallapadam, in a conversation with Gopinath Rajendran for this week's edtion of Direction Dreams

21 Jun 2020

Biweekly Binge: Da 5 Bloods - Spike Lee and the labour theory of value

A fortnightly column on what’s good in the vast ocean of content in the streaming platforms around you, and this week, it's Da 5 Bloods, streaming on Netflix

17 Jun 2020

Tamizh Talkies
Thamizh Talkies: The new world

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

14 Jun 2020

A still from Betty
Home Theatre: Betty - Friendship and the art of skateboarding

A fortnightly column that focuses on notable content available on the streaming platforms around you, and this week, it's Betty, currently streaming on Hotstar

10 Jun 2020

Ms. Representation: The problem with those who problematised Ponmagal Vandhal

This weekly column is a rumination on how women are portrayed in cinema and this week the author discusses Jyotika's Ponmagal Vandhal

09 Jun 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