The obvious memory Leena Yadav’s Parched invokes – and therefore draws comparisons with – is Ketan Mehta’s Mirch Masala. To begin with, their setting is the same – the dry, parched land of Kutch. 1,034 more words
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The very name Bollywood conjures up images of songs and dances, action and comedy. Women in scanty apparel gyrating to lyrics that often cross the thin line between naughty and lascivious. 842 more words
Nice Masaledar food!
Hawa ke saath-saath Ghata ke sang-sang in the background, usage of marble, wood, bamboo and rope to build the furniture; tiled roof; heavy brass utensils; old types pickle jars, wood fired water heaters; paintings, posters and pictures of gone era actors/actresses and much more. 222 more words
The original actor of the new-wave movement in Indian Cinema; the “Parallel Cinema”, would have been 60 yrs old today had it not been for her untimely sudden death at the age of 31 in 1986. 964 more words