Slick but slight
SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL: Sunrise has all the trademarks of a director who sees himself as a visual stylist. Director Partho Sen-Gupta splendidly augments the script he co-wrote with Yogesh Vinayak Joshi by going dialogue-free for long passages,...
An accurate reflection of post-9/11 realities.
Some people crave fidelity. Accordingly, while watching The Reluctant Fundamentalist, some fans of Mohsin Hamid’s novel will be horrified by the substantial changes made by the novelist in tandem with director Mira Nair and screenwriter William...
Faith in the third dimension.
Life of Pi allegedly makes two promises: The Spiritual Experience, namely, the much spoken of 'this story will make you believe in God"; and The Cinematic Experience that some suppose will have you believe in two other gods – the Gog and Magog...