Shoojit Sircar: The Outlier

Lhendup G Bhutia

Shoojit Sircar began by gatecrashing the international film festival in Delhi. He tells Lhendup G Bhutia the story of an outsider who came up the hard way

The Small Big World of Juhi Chaturvedi

Divya Unny catches up with one of Hindi cinema’s most original screenwriters

Being Deepika Padukone

What makes her an Indian original

‘I am never good enough for myself’

Irrfan Khan tells Divya Unny why

The New Family Picture

Mainstream Hindi cinema is slowly moving from a mythical gear to a more novelistic one where the families portrayed are less adarsh and more authentic

Irrfan Khan International

The prolific performer of Bollywood defies boundaries and labels

Zoya Akhtar: The soothsayer of affluence

With her latest release, Zoya Akhtar reclaims her space as the storyteller of poor little rich people

Cinema: Small & Smarter

Almost all of Bollywood’s hits this year have been modest budget films with feisty female protagonists

Juhi Chaturvedi: Scripting a new aesthetics

Why Juhi Chaturvedi is one of the most original writers in Hindi cinema


With an overload of scatological humour, this film does not offer much by way of a story


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