1 day 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.......

3 days 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,.......

3 days 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.......

4 days 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.......

4 days 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.......

5 days 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.......

6 days 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.......

6 days 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.......

6 days 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.......

8 days 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 days 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 month 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.......

11 months 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.......

11 months 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.......

about 1 year ago | Sukhpreet Kahlon

We are here, and not at IFFK, because we are passionate about cinema: Apurva Asrani at KNIFF 2018

The editor-screenwriter was one of the mentors at the Kazhcha-Niv Indie Film Festival Script Lab.......

about 1 year ago | Vidyasree Bindu

Namdev is trying to escape the noise from within: Filmmaker Dar Gai

The Ukrainian filmmaker's presence and work aroused the curiosity of the audience at the Indie.......

about 1 year ago | Shriram Iyengar

Pupa is a reflection of our generation, we do not know what we want: Director Indrasis Acharya

On the sidelines of the ongoing Kazhcha-Niv Indie Film Festival 2018, the director speaks on the and.......