How Cinema Influences Society

Everyone loves cinema, who doesn’t? there are so many genres one can watch and the variety in movies plus you get to see your favorite actors, well this is a full-time entertainment medium for so long. It has evolved through years and ever year it gets better from technological aspects to the mesmerizing plots and … Continue reading How Cinema Influences Society

Irrfan Khan

" I want to entertain people but with some substance! " - Irrfan Khan Irrfan Khan was one of the most remarkable actors Hindi Film Industry has ever seen, born in city of Tonk, Rajasthan. Irrfan did his schooling and even pursued his Masters from his home town. Apart from his acting career he was … Continue reading Irrfan Khan

Dark secrets of the social media revealed: The Social Dilemma

Source: Google Ever wondered why every morning before getting up from bed, you have your phone in your hand? You scroll through your feed for countless hours, why? What it has that made you so addicted? Whenever your phone vibrates there is an urge to check your phone instantly, why? If you're planning to make … Continue reading Dark secrets of the social media revealed: The Social Dilemma

Short Films: Then and Now

A short film is a modest method to decide whether you should proceed onward to highlight films, or on the off chance that you need more experience with specific parts of film making. Short movies can be the path of your feature film which you intend to make in future. In layman term, a short film is any movie not long enough in running time but to be viewed as a feature film.

10 must-watch Biographies

A Biopic is a film that sensationalizes the life of a non-fictional based individual or individuals. Biopics showcase journey of historical individuals, actors, artists, singers even ‘Normal’ people who all dealt with phenomenal events to the people around the world. If you’re looking for worth watching Biopics, here is a list of Biopics. Pick one or watch all of them.

Types of Documentaries

Documentaries are non-fiction films which depict reality or shows real-life events, people and places. Documentaries can be made for various purposes such as for educational purpose, entertainment, to reveal a truth or a mystery.

What is a Documentary Film?

Rightly said by Alfred Hitchcock, Documentaries are non-fiction films that depicts reality for many purposes which can be educational, for giving Instructions or even to maintain a historical record. Documentaries come in handy for many work institutions to teach reality-based principles as they are much informative. Earlier documentaries were called as Actuality Films, which uses footages of real-life events, objects and places. Documentaries have evolved through years and has been loved by many viewers other than educators and scholars.

Lessons to learn from Disney Princesses

Each and every young girl’s fantasy is to be a Disney princess, to live in a castle and marry their prince charming. Most likely every single one longed for it at least once during their childhood. Disney princesses have developed over numerous years and have pulled in even the more seasoned women. For over 80 years of Disney princess history, a genuine evolution of female characters has occurred and it is straightforwardly related with what was going on in the society. Disney have always shown the princess’s life in way that one wants and desires, to be a princess every single day, even though we admit that this can’t happen in real life, still dreaming doesn’t cost a fortune, right?

Netflix movies to watch in 2020

Netflix and chill is all we needed and did in this pandemic. Despite the fact that we have an extensive list of subscription bills, still we binge watch each and every day and night. Netflix has been our saviour. Following a long tiring day of working you need some amusement and binge watching, correct? All things considered, once more Netflix has thought of another approach to energize us, THE NETFLIX STREAM FEST!! Isn't that something we have wanted for like forever? For two days one can stream for free on Netflix. So, you have two days to watch as many movies as you can, no work pressure as it’s a weekend. Trust me this is the most ideal thing. There are endless films one can go over and the struggle to choose is real. It takes so much time finding a movie than watching one. So here I'll make that task simple for all of you!

Improvisations and expressions: Tidbits

A stage is a place where a lot of people express themselves and improvise for a better performance. Theatre is the medium for self-expression and will always be. Improvisation, in theatre, means the enacting of scenes without a written dialogue. Improvisation or Improv is also a form of theatre where nothing is planned, there are impromptu or spontaneous performances. Improvised shows can vary between various groups, depending upon their preparation, their objectives, and their style. Most of the times its comedy-based, otherwise it can be a mixture of drama and comedy or just drama.

What is Method Acting?

There are Various types of acting techniques such as Classical acting, Motion-capture acting, Character comedy, Method acting etc. Method acting is one of the best acting techniques, which produces astonishing performances though also requires more pre-preparation. Method acting is a technique or a kind of acting where an actor tries to encourage true and genuine performance by completely possessing the role of the character.

Bollywood movies that did not perform well at the box office but were gems

Hindi Cinema has evolved through the years, movies like Bahubali 2: The conclusion, Chhichhore have been blockbusters as soon as it released in theatres without a doubt. Movies like these have gained a lot and were praised by critics and the audience as well. But what about the movies which are also blockbusters, in fact, were pure gems that unfortunately didn’t get many appraisals? These movies trust me are must-watch. You won’t regret watching them. Here’s a list of movies that were pure gems but didn’t perform well at the box office.

Twentieth century theatre

Theatre has evolved through many years, twentieth-century theatre depicts a time of extraordinary change in the theatre culture, especially in Europe and North America. There were long-term challenges in theatrical representation, which resulted in advancement of numerous new types of theatre such as Modernism, Expressionism, Impressionism, political theatre and other forms of Experimental theatre. Theatre showed tons of improvement after 19th century. Theatre forms like naturalism and realism which already existed developed continuously. Improvements in areas like Gender theory and postmodern philosophy distinguished and created subjects for the theatre to explore.

Hellaro- Movie review

Just like a rising tide, this movie rose till it achieved the National award. Gujarati film Hellaro, is one of a kind. Director Abhishek Shah’s film debut did wonders in the film, especially how he beautifully highlighted the culture of Kutch. The movie released in cinemas in November 2019, starring Jayesh More, Shraddha Dangar, Kaushambi Bhatt, Brinda Trivedi Nayak, Shachi Joshi, Niilam Paanchal, Tejal Panchasara, Kausambi Bhatt and Kishan Gadhavi. The film depicts a simple story yet in a powerful way. Since a very longtime women in the rural regions are being neglected and looked down.

Nuances of Scripting for Theatre

There many stereotypes about writing a script. For instance when we consider a Scriptwriter we envision them sitting in the countryside, tasting a hot mug of espresso with a pen and a diary, gazing at the excellence of the dusk, and composing a stunning story. This might be true at times but not every story is written like that, instead, it takes a lot of brainstorming even when you already know the main idea which you want to showcase through your play.

Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story – review

Scam 1992 The Harshad Mehta Story is genuinely not a typical story. It is a SonyLIV Originals Indian crime drama web-series directed by Hansal Mehta, starring Pratik Gandhi, Shreya Dhanwanthary, Hemant Kher and Nikhil Dwivedi. This is the tale of the one who shook India's Dalal Street. The account of Harshad Shantilal Mehta is with the end goal that at whatever point the historical backdrop of Indian financial exchange will be written, the name of Harshad Mehta will be written. This web series made under the heading of Hansal Mehta is stunning. Harshad Mehta was the man whose achievement stirred average person's premium in the stock market.

Roman Theatre

Rome was established in 753 B.C.E as a government under Etruscan rule, and stayed as such all through the initial over two centuries of its reality. Earliest roman stage was influenced by Phylakes also known as hilarotragedy, Atellan Farces also known as Oscan Games and Fescennine verses- Italian poetry. From 240 B.C.E to 100 B.C.E, Roman venue had been acquainted with a time of literary drama, inside which old style and post-traditional Greek plays had been adapted to Roman theatre.

Let it Out: Your Emotions and thoughts through Visual Arts

A theatre is a unique form of performing art, it shows the authenticity of a situation and enlightens the message which an individual wants to convey to the people out there. Theatre is the most prominent medium between the performers and the audience since its establishment. It’s, of course, the tool for self-expression. Your ideas, feelings, thoughts, emotions are expressed in a way that makes the people wonder how beautiful it would feel to let it all out.

6 most expensive films in India

Indian films are enjoyed by the huge fan base throughout the country and even in countries world wide. Films not only consists of mind-blowing plot and super-skilled actors but also latest technologies, VFX techniques and Autonomous drones which of course costs a fortune. The budget of the films have increased due to the use of latest techniques. Viewers are attracted through these technologies and demand more of these, you must have seen Prabhas’s fearless acting and surreal visuals with the use of VFX in Bahubali: The Conclusion. More the visual experience, more money is spent on it.

Impact of Theatre on youth

Even today we see the legacy of theatre still going. Why does it still exist in a world of web series? There are many reasons why theatre still exists and will remain so and hold a special place in every individual’s heart. Today’s youth uses the term ‘self-expression’ quite often, and are determined to change the world according to their perception. Theatre not only works as a medium for expressing their feelings to the world but also helps in their social and personal development.