under Shaikh Ayaz

Parodies of Indian blockbusters are a rage across the border

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11 Apr 2012 | BY Shaikh Ayaz

Agent Vinod director Sriram Raghavan on his obsession with rewriting and the influence of Hitchcock and Vijay Anand on his film

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25 Mar 2012 | BY Shaikh Ayaz

Director of Paan Singh Tomar Tigmanshu Dhulia on tightfisted critics and what his experience of theatre and television taught him about filmmaking

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16 Mar 2012 | BY Shaikh Ayaz

The director of the seminal Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyoon Aata Hai on his career as a novelist, the West’s racist ideas and why he found films “very limiting”

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2 Mar 2012 | BY Shaikh Ayaz

Milan Luthria, director of The Dirty Picture, on his fear of beginnings, love of dark characters and favourite Bollywood era

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23 Feb 2012 | BY Shaikh Ayaz

The effort to dramatise Imran Khan’s hygiene obsession, the trouble with sparse scenes and how director Shakun Batra tried keeping it real

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12 Feb 2012 | BY Shaikh Ayaz

This is cinema that can make a masochist wince. So how come it is acquiring fans who know—or ought to know—good cinema from bad?

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7 Jan 2012 | BY Shaikh Ayaz

From Raza to Husain to the leader of the Bombay Progressives, FN Souza, nobody really knew what modern art or modernity was.

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7 Jan 2012 | BY Shaikh Ayaz

Time was when filmmakers valued the feedback of independent film distributors and would even make changes on their request. Now the very existence of this tribe is under threat

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8 Dec 2011 | BY Shaikh Ayaz

He has neither the looks nor the genes to back him, but Emraan Hashmi is quietly and surefootedly climbing his way up with one hit after another

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7 Dec 2011 | BY Shaikh Ayaz
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