Catherine Rhea Roy

Articles By Catherine Rhea Roy

Feeling the Pulse

Director Vetrimaran on Visaranai at the Oscars, Jallikattu, and stalking in Tamil films

On the same page: At the capital’s world book fair

Parents and children bond over books at the World Book Fair in Delhi.

The Green Thumb

Bengaluru-based illustrator Sonali Zohra on her latest work for Arshia Sattar’s Ramayana for Children and creating nature-inspired magic.

My Family Christmas

Christmas is all about spreading the cheer. So, here are some food memories and recipes from across India

Centre of Gravity

The Abhyas Lecture Series inaugural talk was a call to turn away from the falsification of body and self

There was no chance to step out of line: Rajnikanth’s daughter

Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth Dhanush on trying to break the stereotype of being a star kid in her debut book Standing on an Apple Box.

Wind Beneath Her Wings

Bird Box, a sound-and-video installation, gets women and adolescent girls to talk about themselves and the world.

The Lost Children

Bolitar is engaged to Terese when he gets a call from the past. Coben wastes no time and delves straight into the story.

The Fly on the Wall

Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami's documentary Sonita profiles a young Afghan rapper determined to make her voice heard.

Hanging in Balance

Boo Junfeng, whose film Apprentice was screened in Dharamsala recently, on his film being Singapore’s official entry to the Oscars, tackling capital punishment and stepping out of his comfort zone.

The Reel Deal

The fifth edition of Dharamshala International Film Festival picks out hard-hitting independent cinema from India and abroad

No Love Lost 

The second ‘Love in the Time of Choleric Capital’ focusses on the idea of love in an urban setting

Absolute is Nothing

Artist Velu Viswanadhan on method, colour and why his canvases are untitled.

The music carries them

In his debut documentary, 18 Feet, Renjith Kuzhur talks about how folk music is helping the Dalit community in Kerala reclaim their identity.

Remains of the Day

Noted Malayalam author OV Vijayan’s iconic book, The Legends of Khasak, finds pictorial representation through photographer Manoj D’s snapshots

Goddess of Many Faces

The city celebrates the spirit of goddess Durga with new campaigns and an indefatigable energy.

Prepare for the Mountain

In its fifth year, the Dharamashala International Film Festival brings the drama of Asia to town

Let the Dim Light Shine

In his exhibition, filmmaker-photographer Ashok Ahuja plays with light, space, time and colour.

On the Record: Art of the Matter

Marco Fazzone of MCH Group on his newly forged partnership with the India Art Fair.

A Spot of Hope

A coffee table book, Jawai: Land of the Leopard, celebrates a region where man and the big cat have lived peacefully for 150 years.