Harakiri

Harakiri(1962) Movie Review: Human Codes

Language : Japanese | Running Time : 133 Minutes | Director : Masai Kobayashi Fifteen minutes into Masai Kobayashi’s “Harakiri”, I already knew what the film was trying to convey but like most Japanese films from the period, it wasn’t about what it was going to convey but how it would tackle the psychological questions it…

A R Rahman

In Search of A.R.Rahman

There’s an interesting paragraph in Baradwaj Rangan‘s post about A.R. Rahman‘s music for “I“, Shankar‘s latest magnum opus where he tells how he feels that the album is wholly individual and free.   “Free from the constraints of Tamil cinema. Free from hewing to situations. Free to leap off a cliff and land on a passing…