With more women creators and their stories being backed by Netflix, we dig deeper into this welcome trend
16 hours ago
As RJ Balaji clarified earlier, this isn’t a satire, but a comedy that attempts to prod your brain, in much the same way as Balaji’s debut film LKG did.
16 Nov 2020
This weekly column is a rumination on how women are portrayed in cinema, and this week the author discusses Keerthy Suresh's Miss India.
11 Nov 2020
A gambit, in chess, means to make a small sacrifice to acquire an advantageous position, and this ‘flaw’ can be thought of as the gambit here, in a sense.
07 Nov 2020
Velmurugan talks about being part of the latest season of the Tamil reality show, Bigg Boss Tamil.
04 Nov 2020
Musicians Anoushka Shankar, Alex Heffes, and Kavita Seth talk about what went behind creating the soundtrack for Mira Nair’s mini-series, A Suitable Boy
02 Nov 2020
Addham features a dynamic ensemble of actors including Rohini, Jayaprakash, Kishore, Varalaxmi, and Prasanna.
29 Oct 2020
Swooped into Manderley, the new wife finds it hard to shake off the evocative presence of Rebecca; she struggles to bear the weight of Rebecca’s legacy which lives on.
28 Oct 2020
The adaptation is BBC’s first series with no major white characters (Mira Nair once remarked it was The Crown in brown.) But it’s also the most expensive BBC series yet.
24 Oct 2020
In this freewheeling chat, indie composer Kaber Vasuki speaks about his music journey and his
transition to writing for films, including the latest Netflix anthology, Putham Puthu Kaalai
22 Oct 2020
... says Suhasini Mani Ratnam who is making her comeback as a director with Amazon Prime Video’s first Tamil anthology
15 Oct 2020
What do our children watch? It’s something that has been running in my mind for quite some time. Mainstream cinema in our country rarely caters to children and young adults.
14 Oct 2020
While Netflix is a game changer on several fronts, their bank of such docudramas are their biggest value addition.
10 Oct 2020
...says Aishwarya Rajesh as she talks about her latest film Ka Pae Ranasingam, women-centric cinema, and more
05 Oct 2020
The story begins with Ariyanachi learning about the death of her revolutionary husband Ransingam at the earpiercing ceremony of their daughter.
03 Oct 2020