Category Archives: – Other Languages

– A Masterpiece

What was the best magic show you’ve ever been to? Or what was the best magic show you’ve heard of or have seen a second hand version of? We visit a few on TV. They have these grand auditoriums which … Continue reading

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– Dogme 95..1995-2005

irfan SAYS, Contemplating the uncertain future of commercial cinema, two exceptionally talented Danish men Lars von Trier (Dogville, Dancer in the dark, Breaking the Waves) and Thomas Vinterberg hugely influenced by French new wave and realism started a moment that … Continue reading

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– Swayamvaram..1972

Language : Malayalam Written, Directed and Produced by Adoor Gopalakrishnan rohit SAYS, 1972 is a very important year for film. This is the year when Francis F Coppola and his crew have recorded some of the greatest and most influential … Continue reading

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– Salaam Cinema (Hello Cinema)..1994

Language : Persian Written, Directed and Edited by Mohsen Makhmalbaf rohit SAYS, How many filmmakers in the World had films made about them and books written about their works. Of the very few names I can think of,¬† Mohsen Makhmalbaf … Continue reading

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– Inglorious Basterds..2009

Language :¬†French, German and English Written and Directed by Quentin Tarantino rohit SAYS, I’ve recently bought the Dark Knight DVD and it had become a bit of a routine for me to watch some scene or the other every single … Continue reading

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– Cidade De Deus(City of God)..2002

Language : Portuguese Directed by Fernando Meirelles rohit SAYS, Probably Most certainly one of the most capturing and stylish narratives of all time. The multi story pattern of the film quite easily dwarfs even the Hollywood greats of the similar … Continue reading

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– Rashomon..1950

Language : Japanese Directed and edited by Akira Kurosawa rohit SAYS, Time for an other Kurosawa movie on the blog and this time it’s just one bandit and one samurai. The movie kicks of with the movie trying to grab … Continue reading

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– Ladri di biciclette (Bicycle thieves)..1948

Language : Italian Directed by Vittorio De Sica rohit SAYS, What is pure cinema?…A script which seems like zero fiction – A camera which moves at the pace of the naked eye – Dialogue which cannot be separated from the … Continue reading

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