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Technology has made films lose their soul, Sriram Raghavan

The screenwriter and film director, Sriram Raghavan who is presently enjoying the success of his film, ‘Andhadhun’, is in Goa to attend the International Film Festival of India 2018. In an exclusive interview with NT BUZZ, he speaks about ‘Andhadhun’, the advanced technology in cinema and his future project, among other things RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR   With the recent ... Read More »

The mystery behind the Babli bubble

AUGUSTO RODRIGUES It is less than a month that Churchill Alemao has won the Goa Football Association (GFA) presidential elections and his detractors are already at work. Defeat pains and it pains more when the contest is not played on even keel. Personally, it was evident before the elections that Churchill would win. The voter is supreme in any election ... Read More »

The tiger’s storyteller

All tigers have great stories to tell, says filmmaker S Nalla Muthu, who has been concentrating on making films on tigers for the last few years. His latest, ‘The World’s Most Famous Tiger’ is part of IFFI 2018 CHRISTINE MACHADO| NT BUZZ Machli is a tiger many are familiar with. Although, not everyone may have minutely followed her life, a ... Read More »

Indian media is yet to learn solidarity

Barkha Dutt An extraordinary moment in the United States should give us in the Indian media serious envy, shame and pause. Multiple news organisations – bitter competitors in the market and of distinct and varying ideologies – have united to protest against the Trump administration’s decision to withdraw White House credentials to CNN’s Jim Acosta. A very trenchant face off ... Read More »

Mary Kom clinches record 6th gold; Sonia settles for silver

UNI   NEW DELHI Mary Kom became the most successful women boxer at the Worlds after she defeated Ukraine’s Hanna Okhota in the Women’s 48kg light flyweight final of the 10th AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championship, while Sonia Chahal settled for the silver in the 57 kg category here at the KD Jadhav Indoor Stadium on Saturday. Mary boxed Okhota ... Read More »

Getting candid with Kriti Sanon and Adil Hussain

VENITA GOMES|NT BUZZ While actors are often choosy about the films they do, Bollywood actress Kriti Sanon, who debuted opposite Tiger Shroff in ‘Heropanti’, said that it is not always about choosing a film but about the film choosing you. “Many a times what comes to you is never planned. It comes to you out of nowhere, like once in ... Read More »

Salgaocar FC pip Sporting Clube de Goa in high intensity match; retain top slot

NT NETWORK   UTORDA Defender Shawn Preira’s 90+1 minute strike enabled Salgaocar F C to register a well deserved 2-1 win against Sporting Clube de Goa– and stay on top of the table– in the All India Football Federation (AIFF) U-18 (Goa Zone) Youth League match played at SAG ground, Utorda on Saturday. Salgaocar F C took the lead through ... Read More »

Indians retelling reality

NT BUZZ Four directors of non-feature films – Remya Raj (Midnight Run), Nitish Patankar (Na Bole Wo Haram), S Nalla Muthu (The World’s Most Famous Tiger) and Hari Viswanath (Monitor) – came together to speak about their films. Remya Raj speaking about Midnight Run said: “The subject of my film is fear. It shows the various facets of fear. I ... Read More »

I hope my film will be an inspirational tool: Hari Viswanath

‘Monitor’, a short film around workplace harassment which is part of the Indian Panorama-Non Feature section at IFFI 2018 is director Hari Viswanath’s small way of helping people who have gone through this trauma, to tackle it head-on CHRISTINE MACHADO | NT BUZZ Three years ago, director Hari Viswanath’s debut film ‘Radiopetti’ about an old man and his love for ... Read More »

Can Rafael Nadal rise from the ashes again?

ANINDYA DUTTA If you have seen The Godfather, one of the most iconic movies ever made, you will remember Marlon Brando as Vito Corleone, the scion of the Corleone clan, and Al Pacino as Michael Corleone, but you may not recall the name or the face of actor Abe Vigoda who acted as Salvatore Tessio. Vigoda’s is however a remarkable ... Read More »