Film

Death and education at a film festival

Film Southasia 2019 provided a glimpse of what Southasia is thinking, feeling, and creating.

| Jan 21, 2020

Documenting Southasia

Film Southasia continues to be a vibrant forum for discussing problems that cut across national borders.

| Jan 21, 2020

The Importance of Being Idyll

Despite a nascent democratic culture, Bhutanese filmmakers face multiple challenges in their attempts to capture ‘life at the crossroads’

| Sep 16, 2013

Filming Kabul

Afghan Filmmakers, old and young, are redefining the city

| Apr 05, 2013

‘She’ and the silver screen

While there are outstanding examples of sensitivity, Indian cinema over the decades has largely neglected the lived experiences of women.

| Nov 01, 2005

Get real with digital documentary

Documentaries have more or less gone digital, and while there are enormous opportunities to serve humanity, humanity had better watch out.

| Sep 01, 2005

Satyajit’s Sansar

A peek into legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray's life and works.

| May 28, 2004

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