7 months ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

The goal is to do what you want to do, come what may, says cinematographer Riju Das

Das talks about the logistic and technical challenges that came up during the making of Aamis,.......

8 months ago | Roushni Sarkar

Eeb Allay Ooo! review: Moving tale disguised as black comedy

The film is an entertainer with not a dull moment. Yet, it also provides a layered and moving of how.......

10 months ago | Sonal Pandya

Nimtoh review: Confusing narrative of a boy's desire to attend a wedding

Saurav Rai's debut film holds promise, but a lingering vagueness with the story and characters.......

11 months ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

Why make movies if we can’t engage with what is happening around us: Filmmaker Prateek Vats

Prateek Vats speaks about his debut feature film Eeb Allay Ooo! and why it is important for a to in.......

11 months ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

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,.......

11 months ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

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.......

11 months ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

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 at across.......

11 months ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

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.......

11 months ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

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 by.......

11 months ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

Most people don’t watch artistic cinema because it is not reaching them, says Sanal Kumar Sasidharan 

Speaking at a panel discussion at the ongoing Kazhcha-Niv Indie Film Festival, filmmakers over.......

11 months ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

Need to bribe Animal Welfare Board, only then will get certificate for Biriyaani, says Sajin Baabu

In a candid chat, filmmaker Sajin Baabu talks about the impediments faced by him in releasing his.......

11 months ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

One thought making a good film was enough, but it’s not: Saurav Rai on hurdles faced by filmmakers

At a panel discussion at the Kazhcha-Niv Indie Film Festival, filmmakers lamented the state of in to.......

11 months ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

We hope our message gets through: Filmmaker Jiju Antony on 3rd edition of KIFF 2019

The Kazhcha-Niv Indie Film Festival (KIFF) began with a hall packed with an eager audience that of.......

11 months ago | Our Correspondent

3rd edition of the Kazhcha-Niv Indie Film Festival to begin on 6 December

The four-day festival will be inaugurated by Natesh Hedge, a 24-year-old first-time filmmaker from.......

about 1 year ago | Sonal Pandya

Gamak Ghar review: Eloquent look at the rise and fall of an ancestral home

Achal Mishra's directorial debut Gamak Ghar deftly illustrates the passing of time in a and.......

about 1 year ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

We wanted to create an experience: Ridham Janve on his debut feature The Gold-Laden Sheep & The Sacred Mountain

Ridham Janve, whose debut feature has been doing the rounds of festivals, explains why nature is not.......

about 1 year ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

In getting this footage, I’ve got a part of history: Filmmaker Kabir Singh Chowdhry on Mehsampur

In his unconventional film Mehsampur, Chowdhry breaks the barriers of conventional documentary in to.......

about 1 year ago | Vidyasree Bindu

We have to find our own marketing outlets: Amshan Kumar at KNIFF 2018

Kumar was speaking at a panel discussion on the 'Production and Marketing Challenges in at the.......

about 1 year ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

I made hardcore commercial cinema, just to exist: Malayalam film veteran Sreekumaran Thampi

At the closing ceremony of the 2nd Kazhcha-Niv Indie Film Festival, Thampi recounted his own and in.......

about 1 year ago | Vidyasree Bindu

Indian cinema has not done justice to transgenders: Kalki Subramaniam

Kalki began her powerful oration with the poignant observation that the history of Indian cinema is.......