Category: On Cinema


Volver [2006] – A Charming Tale of Resilient Women

Arson, incest, adultery and murder happen or committed by the characters within the narrative flow of Pedro Almodovar’s “Volver” (2006). There’s a slight thriller/suspense element, melodramatic notes, few farcical manuevers and few campy twists. But,...


Gracious Moments of the Starry Night!

Ask any casual movie-goer or cinephile or aspiring film-maker around the globe- ‘are they familiar with Oscars?’ The answer will always be in the affirmative. Oscars aka The Academy Awards are the most prestigious awards...


Talvar (Hindi, 2015)

  Murder cases that attract national attention and intense media coverage is rare. Fewer cases linger with us for years. The Noida teen Aarushi- Hemraj double murder case is not that easy to forget. Written...