In Sonthar Gyal’s award-winning film The Sun Beaten Path (2011), a young man walks back home along a lonely mountain highway, as he disguises the guilt of causing his mother’s accidental death. While the picturesque setting of the Gobi desert maybe a welcome distraction for an audience, Gyal’s film focuses on the deeper Buddhist attributes […]
Actor Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock has an enemy in the form of a skyscraper this time. The action-packed film seems to be the typical visuals-driven summer caper that you can watch without taxing your brain. In the film, Johnson is a US war veteran who has to save his family stranded inside the tallest […]
In this Idea Exchange, Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar talks about his journey in Bollywood, partnership with screenwriter Juhi Chaturvedi, ‘constipation’ as an inspiration for Piku, censorship in India and about working with Meryl Streep.