Fiery Feminist Author

Fiery Feminist Author – Ismat Chughtai talked about feminism when it was a relatively unknown term. One of the early birds who realised equal rights for women. She was born in a conservative family but her mind was liberal and she knew that women needed to open up. She was awarded the Padma Shri by…

“Unsung Heroes”

It is not that ‘heroism’ wasn’t celebrated earlier in our movies but in the last few months the difference between a real hero and reel hero has diminished considerably. The year 2018 has itself given us movies like Padman, Raid, Raazi and the recently released Parmanu which celebrate the spirit of those who don’t have…

Amcha Bucket List 😎

I recently saw the Marathi movie Bucket List starring Madhuri Dixit. It was great to see her do a full fledged Marathi movie for the first time in her career, but more than that it is the happiness of seeing mainstream Bollywood actors contribute to regional cinema. Be it actors like Nana Patekar (who has…