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Sunday, December 8, 2013
What makes a script click with audiences? Screenwriter Sabrina Dhawan’s workshop, a part of The Hindu Lit for Life, has the answers
Special: Lit for Life
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Sunday, December 1, 2013
Film: Namboothiri Yuvavu @ 43
Cast: Maniyan Pilla Raju, Thanusree Raghuram, Suresh Menon, Tiny Tom, Nandu
Director: Mahesh Sharma
The 1980s and ‘90s...
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, Malayalam cinema
Saturday, November 30, 2013
Mahesh Bhatt says the reason for adapting his 1982 classic for the stage is to see how today’s audience reacts to it.
More on screenplay & writing AND: Hindi cinema
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November 18, 2013
A new crop of young film-makers from Afghanistan are on a mission to promote the rights of children »
September 19, 2013
Kidilam Firoz’s Kallu-The Stone has a message behind it
July 25, 2013
Long before the multiplex audiences discovered their screen gods, there was Bobby Bedi meeting the needs of the discerning. As he returns from a sabbatical, one can still sense the hunger in him »
July 3, 2013
Dr. D. Bijukumar on his latest film Painting Life that will be filmed at Chitkul in Himachal Pradesh
May 27, 2013
For the first time, a gay themed love story ‘Blue is the Warmest Colour’ directed by French-Tunisian filmmaker Abdellatif Kechiche has won the top honour - the Palme d’Or - at the 66th Cannes Film...
May 2, 2013
Civil service officers N. Prasanth and K. Ampady have joined hands to write the script for a new Malayalam film – Aa.ku.pu Complex
February 21, 2013
A peep into what makes well-known Hindi film and tele-serial scriptwriter Kamlesh Pandey angry with the times
January 26, 2013
Renowned actor Kamal Haasan’s Vishwaroopam overcame threats from Muslim organisations and boycott by owners of ‘A’ class theatres to receive an enthusiastic response in multiplexes and othe...
January 16, 2013
As he wins praise for playing a lovable drunkard in “Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola”, Pankaj Kapur speaks to Anuj Kumar about his commitment and concerns
August 30, 2012
Sagar Sarhadi, veteran screenplay writer of films like “Kabhi Kabhie” and “Silsala”, is both content and anguished »
November 14, 2013
“I like variety,” says dancer Aparna Vinod. Indeed. Here’s an artiste, a management graduate, who started off as a Mohiniyattam dancer growing up in her native Kozhikode. Then, post-marriage, s...
August 29, 2013
As “Satyagraha” hits theatres, writer Anjum Rajabali takes questions on the genre of political films, the challenges of writing for Amitabh Bachchan and the dangers of repeating oneself »
July 15, 2013
The team of ‘Ek Tha Sardaar’, which will be released by August-end, feels that it has put its best to make it a memorable movie for Hyderabadi film lovers »
June 5, 2013
Vinu Abraham is on a high as Parudeesa wins the best screenplay award in the Mexico International Film Festival »
May 23, 2013
IT professional Ajayan Venugopalan, writer and co-director of online sitcom Akkarakazchakal, talks about making his entry into Mollywood as scriptwriter of Shyamaprasad’s English, which releases today. »
March 7, 2013
Scenarist and film critic Deedi Damodaran chooses five films that she feels were fair in portraying the gender issue.
February 1, 2013
The Proust Questionnaire is a fortnightly feature that alternates with the Saturday interview. These questions were most famously answered by the French writer Marcel Proust, whose personality-revealing responses came to define this form of celebrity confession. »
January 19, 2013
Writer Ganesh Patro talks about returning into the limelight after a hiatus
September 15, 2012
Sriram Chellapilla and K. Hariharan clash over the latter’s article in this space.
July 21, 2012
Everything you wanted to know about Woody Allen but didn’t know whom to ask. An exclusive interview with the troubled genius.
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