In search of the rare indie - 4 months ago
Its been a whole year since PVR Directors Rare started screening alternative films, but while some names stood out, that great Indian indie has proven to be elusive. Shiladitya Bora, whos spearheading the initiative, is willing to play the waiting game rather than screen lesser films.
Review: Inkaar Little style, no substance - 4 months ago
Sudhir Mishra's penchant for simple storytelling and real, complex characters have resulted in some great films, and he tries to juggle his strengths with more mainstream elements in Inkaar.
Film review: Table No 21: The curse of the back-story - 4 months ago
Table No 21 may not be the perfect start to 2013 we were looking for, but its a well-paced thriller with some highs and quite a few lows, and its never boring.
Rewind 2012: Aniruddha Guha picks best Hindi films - 4 months ago
2012, which ended with Dabangg 2, was a phenomenal year for Bollywood. With a number movies crossing the 100-crore mark, there were a few that created a huge impact
Auto play - 4 months ago
Music systems in auto rickshaws may be disappearing, but theres one man in Mumbai who is still transforming ordinary city rickshaws into something more snazzy with the power of song. Aniruddha Guha meets Pappu bhai
Burn Goa, burn - 4 months ago
Never been to an EDM festival before? Aniruddha Guha draws up the dummys guide to Sunburn, with a little help from festival director Nikhil Chinapa
Aniruddha Guha review: Dabangg 2: Wannabe-Dabangg - 4 months ago
The film rehashes Dabangg itself, finding comfort in the formula rather than using it as a tool to entertain. Follows Singham and Khiladi 786, which tried hard to recreate Dabangg magic without being as successful.
The right sur - 5 months ago
Were seeing a brave new age of Hindi film songs. Aniruddha Guha introduces you to the men and women who are its voices.
30 years, 22 films, 1 book: Conversations With Mani Ratnam - 5 months ago
, in a lot of ways, becomes a masterclass in film and who better than Mani Ratnam to take you through the processes of filmmaking?
Fine dining in the stratosphere - 5 months ago
Airlines are bringing in international chefs to design their flight menus,
writes Aniruddha Guha.