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A role must take me in an uncomfortable zone: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

A role must take me in an uncomfortable zone: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

To Nawazuddin Siddiqui, every role brings a set of new challenges. He says actors have to learn to adapt to the rhythm of a filmmaker, fit into a director’s vision. The actor on his craft and career:

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People across boundaries connect with pure emotion: Shubhashish Bhutiani

People across boundaries connect with pure emotion: Shubhashish Bhutiani

Filmmaker Shubhashish Bhutiani, whose film Mukti Bhawan won the Special Jury Award at the 64th National Awards, talks about his journey, his training and craft

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World Cinema: Israel’s master of mise en scene

World Cinema: Israel’s master of mise en scene

Dan Wolman, veteran Israeli filmmaker, says he sees himself as a storyteller

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The story behind Oscar-nominated Lion: An evening with Saroo Brierley

The story behind Oscar-nominated Lion: An evening with Saroo Brierley

To celebrate the release of the film Lion, an adaptation of Saroo Brierley’s autobiographical book A Long Way Home, the Australian High Commission recently organised an event which saw the author talk about his journey in a conversation with author and literary critic Nilanjana Roy. Edited excerpts from the conversation.

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Om Puri: An unparalleled actor  of the parallel cinema

Om Puri: An unparalleled actor of the parallel cinema

Om Puri’s body of work serves as a superlative course in the acting discipline

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