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Neeraj Ghaywan


Top 10 films of 2021 that you probably didn't watch (but absolutely should): Geeli Pucchi to Nicolas Cage-starrer Pig

December 29, 2021 4:21 pm

From a sprawling period drama to hidden Indian gems, a Zoom movie to a bonkers medieval fantasy; here are the top 10 underrated films of 2021 and where to watch them.

Sunday Long Reads: Neeraj Ghaywan on caste, Guneet Monga on the empathy women bring, and more

April 25, 2021 9:36 am

Look forward to a relaxing Sunday with these special reads

'When you get benefits based on your caste, you inherit a persecution complex'

April 25, 2021 10:30 am

How Hindi film director Neeraj Ghaywan, one of the few cinematic voices to weave in inclusivity and intersectionality in his work, brings in slices of marginalised lives from real to reel

'It's intersectional': Neeraj Ghaywan on caste-class conflict in Ajeeb Daastaans

April 13, 2021 2:53 pm

Neeraj Ghaywan said he has always tried to break away from the notion of good and evil in his cinema as he believes everyone has a context and their identities are fused together.

Anurag Kashyap and Neeraj Ghaywan auction film trophies to raise funds for COVID-19 test kits

May 21, 2020 12:47 pm

While Anurag Kashyap has auctioned his Gangs of Wasseypur Filmfare trophy, fans can bid for Neeraj Ghaywan's signed copy of the Cannes jury prize for Masaan.

Masaan director Neeraj Ghaywan: Writers now pre-censor their screenplays

July 18, 2017 6:09 pm

Before directing Masaan, starring Richa Chadha and Vicky Kaushal, Neeraj Ghaywan had served as assistant director for Gangs of Wasseypur movie with Anurag Kashyap. He also assisted Anurag Kashyap in his film Ugly as a Second Unit Director. His first directorial work was a short film called Shor.

Indian filmmakers should get rid of their arrogance: Neeraj Ghaywan

December 14, 2016 10:20 pm

Masaan-director Neeraj Ghaywan believes off-beat filmmakers often glorify cinema made with a lot of hardships and hail movies which tackle "issues."

Don't see barriers between commercial, offbeat films: Neeraj Ghaywan

May 07, 2016 6:11 pm

Neeraj Ghaywan, who has garnered acclaim for his first film "Masaan", says he doesn't see a difference between commercial and offbeat movies.

Neeraj Ghaywan, Varun Grover to donate National Award prize money to farmers

May 04, 2016 4:32 pm

Director Neeraj Ghaywan and Varun Grover say they will donate the prize money for relief work for distressed farmers in Maharashtra.

Anurag Kashyap has been my mentor, says Neeraj Ghaywan

May 03, 2016 8:01 pm

Director Neeraj Ghaywan, who got a National Film Award for his first directorial "Masaan", says he owes all his success to his mentor and filmmaker Anurag Kashyap.