Prajakta Hebbar

Articles By Prajakta Hebbar

Meme generators

Young Indians have embraced the meme culture with a vengeance and a pinch of salt

Touching Indifference

Tumbad, the latest from the makers of Ship of Theseus, is a horror fantasy set in the ’20s Pune.

Rap God

The Marshall Mathers LP 2 Eminem Universal Music India Rs 395 rating: ****

The Celluloid Man

Celluloid,a Malayalam film to be screened at the Pune International Film Festival.

Now,she is also vigilante in party circuits

Rashmi Kusekar,who has been working at the regular party haunts in Mumbai and Pune,said people,over the years,have lost their inhibitions.

FTII hostel manager retires after 38 years,students give Rs 3 lakh as farewell gift

The septuagenarian,who also worked as the mess manager at the hostel during the late ‘70s,will retire after 38 years of faithful service at the institute.

From Russia,with Love

FTII student Sandhya Daisy Sundaram’s film Love.Love.Love.,which explores the concept of love among Russian women,has been selected for the short documentary competition at Sundance Film Festival

Room with a View

Manoj K Nitharwal on his FTII diploma film Seek and Hide,featuring Mohan Agashe and Seema Biswas.

Wild Wild Best

Perhaps the closest one can come to defining Lady Gaga’s work is by comparing it to abstract art.

A Walk to Remember

Kurhe and his friends were on the road for over 19 days.

The Eyes Have It

A forgotten cinematographer,97-year-old V Babasaheb recalls five decades of his Bollywood career.

Siya Later

A new vegetarian restaurant in Kothrud has an ambitious menu but falls short of expectations.

The Gara Sorority

From among T-shirts,straw hats and knick-knacks,the bold colours of the traditional Parsi gara stand out at the Poona Zoroastrian Seva Mandal store.

Two good

The play VaPuLa brings together the writing styles of two iconic figures — PL Deshpande and VP Kale

With a Wink and a Smile

Originally made in the ‘40s,three films that were based on the stories by Chi Vi Joshi have been restored by NFAI and will be showcased at Pulotsav.

Never Grow Up

Bubble gums,strawberry blonde hair and a reckless attitude worn on her sleeve with a middle finger shown to the world.

Blood Lust

Marathi filmmaker Anup Jagdale’s debut project hopes to carve its own identity despite rumours of it being a remake of a popular Hindi film.

Pride and Prejudice

Devendra Jadhav’s short film And Gandhi Goes Missing takes on prejudices based on race,caste and religion.

In Focus

Sahitya Akademi award-winning writer Vishwas Patil,who has turned to fimmaking with Rajjo,talks about his fling with Bollywood.

The Family Room

With a fairly exhaustive menu,this vegetarian restaurant has the feel of a friendly neighbourhood joint.