Amazon Movie Review: Asha Jaoar Majhe is a statement on importance of a partner

Asha Jaoar Majhe (meaning: The Meeting in-between visits) is an 84 min Bengali movie currently available on Amazon Prime Video. The English name of this movie is Labour of Love. This is a silent film featuring (only) a nameless couple … Continue reading Amazon Movie Review: Asha Jaoar Majhe is a statement on importance of a partner

Newton, Ventilator, Posto or Hindi Medium – Which was the better bet for Oscars 2018?

I admired Newton, at a Bengaluru theatre. The hall was 80% full with enthusiasts desperate to catch India’s official Oscar entry for a 9am show – the only timing available to watch the Pankaj Tripathi – Rajkummar Rao film. This … Continue reading Newton, Ventilator, Posto or Hindi Medium – Which was the better bet for Oscars 2018?

Movie Recommendation: Chotushkone is thrill ride for viewers, bench mark for film makers

Srijit Mukherjee’s sixth feature film Chotushkone (Bengali, meaning quadrangle) is literally an advanced course on filmmaking – not a Rapidex, not a Dummies Guide. He garnered two National awards for this movie – to add to the four already in … Continue reading Movie Recommendation: Chotushkone is thrill ride for viewers, bench mark for film makers