Imaging Cinema 2014: Screenwriting and Filmmaking Workshop at IIT Madras

IIT Madras is presenting  Imaging Cinema 2014, a Screenwriting-cum-Filmmaking Workshop from 7-14 June. The focus is on various aspects of screenwriting. Sessions on screenwriting will be conducted by experienced resource persons. Special session on aspects of direction and screenwriters will be conducted by established names from Mumbai and South Indian cine industries.  Advertisements

Aval Appadithan(1978): Review of Classic Tamil Cinema

Historically, the 70s are a very important decade in Indian cinema. Not that the others are any less important but the 70s hold a special place because more than any other decade it was in this that films on social stigmas, society came into play and film makers like Balu Mahendra, Bharathiraja, Mani Kaul, Shyam Benegal etc. started making waves.…

10 heartbreaks of Indian cinema to cry for

Emotion is the complex psycho physiological experience of an individual’s state of mind as interacting with biomechanical(internal) and environmental(external) influences.(Source: Wikipedia) Tears are the secretion of the glands that clean and lubricate the eyes. Strong emotions, such as sorrow or elation, may lead to an increased production of tears. (Source: Wikipedia) Human emotions are very…