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QISSA: The Tale of a Lonely Ghost (Dir. Anup Singh, 2014, India) [Spoilers]

The title of the film comes from the arabic word ‘Qissa’ which means folk tale. The Punjabi Qissa has a strong oral tradition and families from the Punjab can recite Qisse or tales that are both specific to genre and a family history. 598 more words

Indian CInema

Haider: A short review

Haider: This movie has definitely captured the viewers imagination this season and with Bang Bang being released the same weekend, an apt yardstick has been thrown in. 504 more words

Bollywood

PAAN SINGH TOMAR (Dir. Tigmanshu Dhulia, 2010, India) - From Hero to Bandit

Although director Tigmanshu Dhulia has emerged as a key voice in the mainstream of Indian cinema, his last three films including Paan Singh Tomar were NOT released theatrically in the UK. 579 more words

Indian CInema

SAHEB, BIWI AUR GANGSTER RETURNS (Dir. Tigmanshu Dhulia, 2013, India) - A Royal Affair

Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster Returns is an uninspiring title to what is one of writer-director Tigmanshu Dhulia’s best films to date. Less of a sequel and more of a continuation, Dhulia reunites the main leads of Jimmy Shergill and Mahie Gill in a story that reaches back to the past. 890 more words

Indian CInema

'Sikander' is now in Tea Cups - Haider as Hamlet for the Gallery and Beyond

As the film winds down to accentuate the calm before the storm, Vishal Bhardwaj’s Haider (smartly played by Shahid Kapoor) ponders on the creationist ‘ashes to ashes’ phenomenon. 1,541 more words

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Haider - Let's keep our eyes open-ed!!!

Haider, by Vishal Bharadwaj – Tabu, Shahid Kapoor, Kay Kay Menon, Shraddha Kapoor and Irfan Khan.

                       

Right from my childhood, I have been having this inherent ownership to Kashmir. 950 more words