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Celebrating 100 Years of Indian Cinema

On the occasion of the ongoing centenary celebrations of Indian cinema, I requested my friend Aloke Kumar to share his views of Indian cinema. Aloke is a man of many talents and his views and observations about films have always … Continue reading

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The Grand Old Man of Indian Cinema

What if Dadasaheb Phalke, the Indian filmmaker who gave India its first full length feature film in 1914, were to be reborn today? Can you imagine his reaction at discovering that the industry he helped launch churns out 800-plus movies … Continue reading

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