Category Archives: Movies and Theatre

Ankhon dekhi is all about going out and experiencing life for yourself

Even today in north and central Calcutta, you will find faded graffiti on walls where K.C. Paul is trying to tell the world that it is the sun which is actually revolving around the earth and not the other way … Continue reading

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Farooq Shaikh, of things all sunny

Balpreet SOME faces wear Light. Like the sunshine, sunflowers, and those trees winking to the sun. Some faces wear Feathers. While the years thunder down, they turn softer. Such faces also wear Silence. As life tosses them lessons, they speak … Continue reading

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Creative liberty sans smoking

by K. Rajbir Deswal TUCKED onto his lips, the cigarette refuses to quit Shah Rukh Khan. It has the pride of place on King Khan’s countenance. More than his love for Lady Nicotine, his “creative liberty” needs the versatile actor. … Continue reading

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Clutch of ideas

6 May 2012 Tathagata chowdhury attends a unique programme organised by The Creative Arts ‘Catch ’em young” and though this is not easy, The Creative Arts manages to do just that, time and again. This is a significant contribution of … Continue reading

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Neelam Mansingh-directed play impresses audience

The play is a Punjabi adaption of Tagore’s Bengali classic “Streer Patro” SD Sharma Chandigarh, April 19 Many blessed maestros do not do different things but do things differently. This is true of the twosome Padamshri awardees Neelam Mansingh Chowdhry … Continue reading

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The Potter phenomenon

by Harinder Singh Bedi Succumbing to the pressure of the family youngsters, we went to see the latest Harry Potter (HP) film — actually it didn’t take too much pressure as I am a fan of HP! The eight film … Continue reading

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THE JOY OF ANTICIPATION

Taranjit Kaur’s Indo-­German short film, Raju, is in the running for the final nominations of the 84th Academy Awards Chandigarh-­born Taranjit Kaur, the casting director and actor of Indo­-German short film, Raju, has a reason to smile. The Academy of … Continue reading

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