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Articles labelled ‘films’

  • Q Fest 2011: Being Seen, Being Heard

    The two-day L.G.B.T. festival coordinated by Open Space is back in Pune and takes place over this weekend (Dec. 10-11). Details inside.
  • Cinephilia: No Orchids for Miss Blandish

    This isn’t the kind of bad film that has become everyone's punching bag over time. Far more humiliatingly, it has just been ignored.
  • Cinephilia: Guide

    A film that was daring enough to traverse conventional boundaries and present to its viewers a slice of life of a maladjusted lover.
  • Cinephilia: Rear Window

    On why Alfred Hitchcock’s celebrated Rear Window is not just a thriller.
  • Film Review: Noukadubi

    If you are a connoisseur of films that leave a lingering aftertaste like gourmet French wine, watch Rituparno Ghosh's Noukadubi.
  • Film Review: John & Jane

    Ashim Ahluwalia's disturbing film is about a different kind of imperialism: a psychological one.
  • Made in Bollywood

    We might as well take pride in our cute little obsession instead of trying to pretend it doesn’t exist.
  • Rehab for Lovers

    Wong Kar-wai's movies are all about people who are in limbo, waiting for the real story of their lives to begin.
  • Unreelistic Expectations

    We all know that violence in films desensitises people to violence in real life, but what about romantic comedies?
  • Film Review: Delhi Belly

    Delhi Belly is a rare ensemble of cheeky dialogues, an enthralling cast, clever humour, and a reasonably entertaining storyline.
  • Film Review: Shaitan

    Be prepared, not to face your inner demons, but for one of the most average narratives to come from Anurag Kashyap’s oeuvre.
  • The Vicarious Lover

    Ralph Fiennes seems most at home when involved in a delicate balancing act between various facets of his personality.
The City Speaks #9

The City Speaks #9

By Jai Undurti and Harsho Mohan Chattoraj
The City Speaks #9