Puthiya Niyamam: Silent Revenge

Director: A K Sajan Written by:A K Sajan Starring: Mammotty,Nayanthara Produced by:...

Democracy

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dz_QKm2jFJs One cannot find a better metaphor than a private bus to...

Being musically different

It is not surprising that a song so innovative and refreshing like...

The Media(ted)Woman: Gender Politics vs. Cultural Dynamics

ABSTRACT—In today’s world of advanced technologies, mass media with its capacity to...

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Makaramanju: Movie Review

Watching historical films is like watching football on television. You never get the complete picture. In Lenin Rajendran’s Makaramanju too we get a slice of history and myth (adulterated of course). It tells the story of Raja Ravi Varma through his paintings and the models...

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Kunjedathi on the reel

Kunjedathiye thanneyallo unnikere ishtam… an intense line that lingers in the mind of countless Malayalees, is part of the verse Kunjedathi, enlivened by poet Sri. ONV Kurup. The small slice of life represented in the film has been given a visual language, in a screen...

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Some Movie Rip-Offs Worth Watching

Whether movie remakes are good or bad is a totally subjective issue. If the script is good, and if the actors execute their roles well, then, the viewers wouldn’t even care if it is a blue print of some Hollywood film. Almost all Malayalam movie...

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Doodlebug

  Doodlebug, a short film by the acclaimed director Christopher Nolan, is one of the earlier attempts he has made in this medium. Nolan wrote, directed, co-produced, photographed and edited the film. The film with its surreal elements and mood imparts a Kafkaesque effect upon...

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Offside – Short Film

Offside is the second short film in the trilogy by Erez Tadmor & Guy Nattiv regarding theMiddle Eastconflict. Both are Writer Directors fromTel-Aviv,Israel. “Offside” won for best short film in theManhattaninternational short film festival in 2006. Offside was shot inIsrael, during September 2005, at the...