Film & Music

A Rendezvous with Rasika Dugal

4Bold, fearless and flawless – those are some of the best words to describe Rasika Duggal. Known for her roles in Mirzapur, Manto and Hamid, Dugal shares her journey and experience of collaborating with Zoya Akhtar. In conversation with Musba

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‘Civilisation Seems to Evade our Society’

“Social media has become an online court of listing judgments and blurting out impulsive thoughts.” In an interview with Chahak Mittal, Director Soumitra Ranade said, “we are literally abusing and lynching each other.” He had watched the Naseeruddin Shah and

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A rendezvous with Sobhita Dhulipala

Sobhita Dhulipala, a former Miss India, has several layers to her personality. While she opted out of the beauty business to act in niche films, it is with her latest outing in Made in Heaven that she has grabbed eyeballs.

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History through the colonial Lens

Popular culture, as opposed to books, has brought most people closer top real history. Rather than portray the commonality of Indians with Pashtuns, Kesari’s work imposes a White man’s reading of the past. Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar’s latest film Kesari

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FCG turns to feature films

Having created an authoritative platform to assess and acknowledge short films, FCG now turns to feature films After the success of the short film awards, critics unite for the first Feature Film Awards as a pan-India category to celebrate the

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Watch your Childhood Fantasies Come Alive

According to Director Chuck Russell, “Junglee will not only make people recall their childhood fantasies centered around jungles but also renew their relationship with nature.” Every country is associated with a specific animal just like a trademark. For instance, kangaroos

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Pranutan Bahl – ‘Acting is in my Genes’

Actress Pranutan Bahl defines love as a powerful emotion which knows no wrong definition as it manifests differently to different people. The million-dollar question is, ‘Can you fall in love with a person you have never met and only know

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Punjabi Star Heads to Bollywood

Born and bred in Amritsar, Punjab, Sunanda Sharma’s charm has won over her hearts all around the world. She sat down with The Pioneer for a chat on her Bollywood debut and new track ‘Sandal’ Sunanda Sharma kick started her

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The Time is Ripe

Talking to Chahak Mittal, Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri stated that his research would have taken around a decade more if he had restricted himself to national archives or other documents and records for proper facts for the film It took just

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Yet another mesmerising play from director Raman Kumar

After winning the hearts of Delhiites with Wrong Number in 2018, director Raman Kumar is all set to mesmerise audiences with another play — Hello Zindagi. SHALINI SAKSENA speaks to the actors and the scriptwriter on what makes it a

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