General, Movies

The New Wave of Bengali Cinema: Impressive


If you're a fan of Ra.One and Rowdy Rathore type Bollywood movies wherein the actors fly through the sky most times like Superman, and would bring Spiderman and John Wayne to shame with their fighting and shooting skills; then probably this blog post wouldn't make any sense. Otherwise read on. There was a time when… Continue reading The New Wave of Bengali Cinema: Impressive

General, Movies

Neorealistic Movie Making. Jafar Panahi Tribute


Jafar Panahi. Majid Majidi. These are the two most influential, critically acclaimed neorealistic post-revolution film makers to come out of Iran. Watched Majid Majidi's "The Song of Sparrows (2008)", "Children of Heaven (1997)" and "The Color of Paradise (1999)" this week. Absolutely stunning stories. Brilliant camera work. Film making at its finest. Life as it is, the… Continue reading Neorealistic Movie Making. Jafar Panahi Tribute