Asia

Bollywood is Loved Abroad, Says Farah Khan

February 1, 2017 voi107 0

  Ace choreographer-filmmaker Farah Khan says people deriding Hindi movies should be made to watch boring cinema as a punishment. Khan is known for her larger-than-life films Main Hoon Na, Om Shanti Om, Tees Maar […]

Culture

The Transience of Memory in Times of War

January 28, 2017 voi107 0

  In her debut documentary, Niam Itani, her voice at times inquisitive and blended with hints of humour, takes viewers through Lebanon’s 15-year civil war by exploring her own childhood memories, which fade into the […]

Asia

Gangs of Bollywood

January 14, 2017 voi107 0

  A man sits in the shadows, head bowed, providing evasive, monosyllabic answers to a policeman’s questions, and looking up only in response to “Chal, record ke liye apna naam bata (Come on, tell me […]

Asia

Om Puri, Bollywood Star, Dies in Mumbai

January 7, 2017 voi107 0

  Acclaimed Indian actor Om Puri, well known for his roles in hit movies Gandhi and The Reluctant Fundamentalist, has died at 66 after suffering a heart attack. Puri died at his residence in Mumbai, […]