Films

Mirzapur: a Roller Coaster Ride

Mirzapur: a Roller Coaster Ride

The first thirty minutes of Mirzapur dish out thrilling flavor samples for a first taste with a seasoned chef. The delicious ingredients aka the key cast are introduced with careful precision in the first episode by writers Karan Anshuman, Puneet Krishna and Vineet...
Amar, Akbar, Anthony: Abysmal, Atrocious, and Annoying

Amar, Akbar, Anthony: Abysmal, Atrocious, and Annoying

Amidst a sea of flops, both Ravi Teja and Srinu Vaitla have teamed up for Amar Akbar Anthony. With Srinu Vaitla promising a new experience and blockbuster production company Mythri Movie Makers on board, the movie has just been released with a lot of accompanying...
A Sampling From The Silver Screen Smorgasbord

A Sampling From The Silver Screen Smorgasbord

An annual treat that comes with  nippy, autumn weather is the 3rd i Film Festival, featuring movies from India, Afghanistan, Bhutan, Pakistan, Tibet, Sri Lanka and the South Asian diaspora.  Marking its 16th year, the Festival was held in San Francisco between...
Lovesick in San Jose: the Event

Lovesick in San Jose: the Event

On the screen, a couple was getting married. A North Indian bride and South Indian groom. But the match-makers were absent. Dr. Suniti Solomon explained how her presence would raise questions. People would be uncomfortable, and ask why an AIDS doctor was at the...
Documentaries From Around the World

Documentaries From Around the World

The United Nations Association Film Festival (UNAFF) is almost here! In the eleven days, UNAFF will present documentaries from October 18-28, spotlighting current events from across the globe including Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, China, Costa Rica,...
Lovesick in San Jose

Lovesick in San Jose

Check out this movie for yourself on Saturday Oct 20, 2018 in San Jose! Details here: https://indiacurrents.com/events/film-show-lovesick/ I watched Lovesick at the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles, which comes with the usual homey discord of diasporic film...