From Monsoon Wedding to Kumbalangi Nights, FC writers pick their favourite ensemble cast films
Supermen of Malegaon, about the local movie industry of Malegaon (let’s say Malewood), does cinematic justice to the purposes of documentation
The theme for this month’s Levi’s I Shape My World series, held at the Levi’s Lounge in Lower Parel, was ‘Women in Film and OTT’, which showcased female storytellers making an impact in the content space
The eternally optimistic Shaikh from The Lunchbox, the unscrupulous Shyam Tekchand from Haraamkhor – the actor’s performances were inspired by people he knew in real life
Whether it is The Twilight Players in a pub in Paharganj or the breakdancer in the ghats of Benaras, the filmmaker has a penchant for dancers popping up in unexpected places
It took the actor 17 years and 17 films to play the lead in Mukkabaaz. We tail him for a day, as he drives around Mumbai promoting the movie
We pick our favourite scenes of Nawazuddin Siddiqui from his films Gangs of Wasseypur, The Lunchbox, Raman Raghav 2.0, Kick and Haraamkhor, and get him to tell us the story behind those characters.
Film festivals give us strength, they make us better filmmakers, says Kashyap who’s films have always resonated with a global audience