Tuesday , 19 February 2019


Seeing is believing

Middle-of-the-road movies and that too those that handle black comedy, are far too few in Bollywood. However, whenever films of this genre were produced, many of them from ‘Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro’ to ‘Peepli [Live]’ went on to achieve cult status. Actor Rajat Kapoor, who in the past has directed a number of films with dark humor, has come up ... Read More »

Rebel with a Cause

by Sachin Chatte Denis was inspired by the real life story of Jean Corbo, a 16-year-old idealist, who fought for the identity of the people of Quebec, but at some point then resorted to violence. The film centres on this boy who comes from a wealthy family but whose ideas are completely opposite to that of his father. The background ... Read More »

‘Ek Hazarachi Note is a social satire’

BY ARTI DAS | NT BUZZ Filmmaker Shrihari Sathe is a man of few words, but his Marathi film, ‘Ek Hazarachi Note’, which is part of the Indian Panorama and International Competition sections of the 45th International Film Festival of India (IFFI), speaks volumes about the socio-political scenario of the country. Please like & share: Read More »

An Inspiring Story

There are reel heroes and real life heroes. The full title of this film is Dr. Prakash Baba Amte – The Real Hero, and the latter part is no exaggeration.  Son of the renowned social worker Baba Amte, the life of Dr. Prakash is well and truly inspiring; full credit to the director Samruddhi Pohey for telling this richly deserved ... Read More »

Hello Ms Fonseca, Ms Nimbupani

By Danuska Da Gama I NT BUZZ After having worked in the field of animation, visual effects and 3D films for a decade, filmmaker, Milind Kuri decided he wanted to explore animation direction. “Having learnt the concept and knowing the technicalities well enough, I wanted to test myself and hence quit my job to start my very own studio – ... Read More »

IFFI Dairy: Day 5

  The festival has reached the half way mark and it is far from hitting a high as far as the films are concerned. Almost every year, there is at least one day at the festival where your heart, mind and soul are satiated with the films. If you get to watch four or more very good to outstanding films ... Read More »