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Sunday, December 15, 2019



In the red: Kotpad handloom and its ties with nature, tribal rituals

April 06, 2019 10:20 am

Filmmaker Biswanath Rath attempts to turn attention to an old handloom tradition from Orissa’s tribal belt

The Healing Touch

September 16, 2018 11:55 am

A documentary highlights the stigma faced by people suffering from leprosy despite India being declared ‘leprosy free’ in 2005

Beyond the River

June 27, 2018 12:20 am

A documentary explores how ancient myths are used to push the idea of hypernationalism

The Revolution Will Be Screened

June 06, 2018 12:09 am

ChalChitra Abhiyaan, documentary filmmaker Nakul Singh Sawhney’s film and media collective, hopes to give a voice to the marginalised in western UP

The Factory Life

October 15, 2017 6:14 pm

Debutante Rahul Jain’s Machines presents an incisive look into the the working conditions of unorganised workers at a textile factory in Gujarat

Before it is Lost

May 20, 2016 12:07 am

Nilanjan Datta talks about his film The Headhunter, winner of the National Award for the Best Film in Wancho language

Song of Lahore: How these Pakistani artistes kept their music alive

December 25, 2015 10:56 pm

The story of Sachal Studios — as narrated by film-maker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy in her latest documentary "Songs of Lahore" — is as haunting as it is touching.

A Lullaby for the Sleepless

October 04, 2015 12:00 am

A debut documentary explores how sleep divides the city, separates the poor from the rich, the homeless from the privileged

A Mountain of Dreams

July 02, 2015 12:00 am

An Oxford University researcher’s short film about the rising youth unemployment in Uttarakhand will be part of university and school curriculum across the UK.

The original forester

January 18, 2015 12:00 am

The life of Alexander Gibson, who implemented the first forest conservation programme in India, will soon be seen in a documentary.