Totally unexpected: Riddhi Majumder on winning first Best Film award at Kazhcha festival
Pariah is filmmaker Riddhi Majumder's debut feature and raises pertinent questions about love, compassion and what it means to be human.
Indie films should find a market of their own, says filmmaker Santosh Babusenan
In a candid conversation, controversial filmmaker Santosh Babusenan talks about going overboard with censorship and the essential difference between 'commercial' and 'parallel' cinema.
The foundation is very personal, says Achal Mishra of his debut film Gamak Ghar
First-time filmmaker Achal Mishra talks about the making of Gamak Ghar, which is winning appreciation at festivals across the country.
We come together for joy and put the Kazhcha indie festival together for pleasure: Sanal K Sasidharan
Filmmaker Sanal Kumar, a co-founder of the Kazhcha-Niv Indie Film Festival, discusses his vision for the festival as well as some of its shortcomings.
This is a do-or-die situation: Sanal Kumar Sasidharan on Chola's wide release in Kerala
The unprecedented release of Sanal Kumar's Chola in 145 theatres across Kerala is being watched eagerly by independent filmmakers as its success will encourage them to venture towards the box office.