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

What are the odds?

What are the odds? is a 2020 Netflix India original, directed by Megha Ramaswamy and is a quirky coming of age story of two teenagers, Vivek and Ashwin.

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.

The legend: Guru Dutt

The great Indian filmmaker, actor and producer Vasant Kumar Shivshankar Padukone popularly known as Guru Dutt Ji in the Indian commercial film industry is one of the iconic gems from the golden era of Bollywood. People always praised him for his vision towards the direction of films. Guru Dutt considered as being a man ahead of his times.

Masaan: Journey of Devi

Directed by Niraj Ghyawan and written by Varun Grover, Masaan is a film that delves deep into the affair between life and death. With a backdrop of Varanasi, we see the life of the characters taking a sharp arc, which can come as both shocking and heartbreaking. Though all the characters are flawsome, today we are going to analyse the character of Devi.

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!

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.

What you need to know about Clapboard

We all must have seen clapboard in the films or at the film set. The iconic part of Cinema industry or we call it cinematic symbol. There are many words such as clapper board, movie slate, film clapper but they all mean identical.

Actors that made from small screen to silver screen

Every person who goes to Mumbai dreams of becoming the next Bollywood superstar. Success does not come easy and surely, it is not necessary that it begins with the silver screen. There have been many who have debuted through television before entering Bollywood. Let's talk about some of them.

Set Design: Important aspect of film

Set design is the most important part of concept. The set design and concept give overall look to the audience by describing director’s concept and also a home for a model to interact with.

Is Theatre Dying?

Theatre was once what film is today. In actuality, it was likely much more. It was, other than being a vehicle of amusement, a device for feeling building, social changes and for uniting individuals. For very long, theatre, however a male-overwhelmed stage by then of time, was a more presumed medium than film. Strangely, when Dadasaheb Phalke needed to film his fantasy venture he was unable to locate any female entertainers to act in it.

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.

8 impacts of Tollywood on Bollywood

As one of the biggest film centre points on the planet, the Indian entertainment world is famous for its allure, dynamic quality, and show. These days, viewing Tollywood films on Hindi film channels is a typical sight.

From books to silver screen: Adaptation of a book to movie

Sometimes when a new movie releases, you wonder where have you heard the name or the story of the film. It’s either you must have read the book or heard the name as a best seller or a book recommended by a friend. Many of novels have made a good impact as films. Now let us look at the major films adaptations.

Stages of Film-making

In this technological world, filmmaking is considered as a contemporary art form consisting of many forms of art such as acting, direction, cinematography, music, dance, graphic designing, editing and many others, which enhance the audience’s attraction. One single frame of one particular film can give us roller-coaster ride of different emotions.

Dadasaheb Phalke: The Father of Indian Cinema

Do you know why India's highest cinema award is given in the name of Dadasaheb Phalke? So we all know about the most prestigious and coveted award of Indian cinema “Dadasaheb Phalke Award” but most of us do not know much about Dadasaheb, his life and his contribution to Indian cinema. Dadasaheb Phalke is known as the 'Father of Indian Cinema'.

Impact of Covid-19 on Global Cinema

In January 2020, only weeks after the main instances of the Covid showed up in the Chinese city of Wuhan, films over the area started to close. The circumstance was especially decimating, going ahead the night before the Chinese New Year occasion, which customarily makes for one of the most worthwhile long stretches of film visits in any place on the world.

Theatre going beyond the binaries of sexuality

Did you know, in the first half of the 20th century, you could be arrested for staging a gay play?