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Super filmi week: Indradhanush was our Stranger Things!

Sridevi, Karan Johar, Tabu… my week was all about time travel and pleasant encounters with the super young avatars of Bollywood’s famous folk. Monday Only a couple of days ago, I shared a random list of Hindi film songs that make … Continue reading

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Amar Prem: Of ma, melody & saline water

‘A child gives birth to a mother.’ Every time I pass the Bandra-Mahim junction of Mumbai, I notice an enormous sculpture bearing a plaque that reads the above. This is the plain proclamation that comes to mind after I revisited … Continue reading

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Waheeda Rehman’s haunting melancholy in Khamoshi.

Kindness respires in the word ‘nurse’ both as a role and action. But what if her unconditional nurturing and consideration in the garb of research/treatment sows seeds of attachment and an undisclosed need for reciprocation? Asit Sen’s Khamoshi documents the … Continue reading

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