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Talvar Movie Review: Oh, What A Film!

I wanted to take some time out after watching Meghna Gulzar and Vishal Bharadwaj’s Talvar earlier today before I write about it, just to consolidate my thoughts. Now, we all are very well acquainted with the Aarushi Talwar double murder case of 2008 which is still ongoing. Her parents are still in jail and fighting…

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Sunday Watch: Gulzar recites his tribute to Pancham

Gulzar, apart from being a prolific lyricist over the last 5 decades, is also a poet in his own right. And given his baritone, his poetry recital always make for an enchanting experience. In this video, Gulzar recites two poems. One is his tribute to his long time collaborator Pancham and the second is Kitaab –…

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Breaking Bard: Vishal Bhardwaj’s Shakespearean Trilogy

In early 2000s, when a music director, known mostly for his work in niche Hindi films, began travelling to festivals for his exposure to international cinema, he chanced upon his nephew reading a “children’s version” of Shakespeare’s works. Little did he know that what began as a leisurely reading exercise, would, almost a decade and a half later, culminate into one of the…