Learning to Drive

Learning to Drive: Trailer

The first-runner up for the People’s Choice Award at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, Learning to Drive is an American comedy directed by Isabel Coixet the film stars Patricia Clarkson as Wendy, a successful book editor taking driving lessons with instructor Darwan (Ben Kingsley) after the breakup of her marriage to Ted (Jake Weber) forces…

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Demonte Colony: Trailer

From the makers of hit Tamil films like Kanchana and Mouna Guru comes a horror film now, Demonte Colony. Based on a real colony of the same name in Chennai which is supposedly a haunted colony in the heart of the city, the film is directed by R.Ajay Gnanamuthu and features Arulnithi in the lead.…

Raj Amit Kumar’s ‘Unfreedom’ ,launches online campaign to protest against censorship

Unfreedom: Blemished Light (Hindi: Dagh Ujala) is a 2014 English/Hindi socio-political drama film by Raj Amit Kumar which will be released in North America on May 29, 2015. Faiz Ahmad Faiz’s poem, “Ye Dagh Dagh Ujala”, is the inspiration behind the film. The story revolves around a Muslim fundamentalist in New York who kidnaps a liberal Muslim…

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Broken Horses (2015): A Quick Review

As a country we have been the proud owners of some of the best movies and directors… but like any other country our obsession with Hollywood doesn’t die! Whether it is ‘getting inspired’ by Hollywood films, or positioning oneself as a ‘Hollywood actor’ (read Mallika Sherawat), we have constantly measured our worth with getting or…

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Drishyam Sundance Screenwriters’ Lab 2015 conducted a ‘‘Master Class on Screenwriting”

 As a curtain raiser to the inaugural edition of Drishyam Sundance Screenwriters’ Lab 2015, which is a collaboration of Manish Mundra and Sundance Institute, a Master Class on Screenwriting was held at Enigma JW Marriott, Mumbai, yesterday. The event was graced by the presence of all the seven creative advisers of the lab: Srdan Golubovic (Circles), Erik Jendresen (Band of…

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Chandrettan Evideya: Trailer

Actor and filmmaker Sidharth Manoharan who last made Nidra (2012), a remake of his father Bharathan‘s 1981 hit by the same name, is back with his next film-Chandrettan Evideya. Produced by Sameer Thahir, Shyju Khalid and Ashiq Usman and written by Santhosh Aechikkanam, the film features Dileep in the lead along with Anusree, Namitha Pramod, Mukesh, Suraj Venjaramoodu…