Love – thoughts.

Note - This blogpost is experimental. I update it periodically, and try to merge my changed thoughts with my old ones. That is why it seems to be bouncing all over the place. I've been putting this post off for a long time, almost a year, in fact. This was supposed to be my review... Continue Reading →


A Day Without The Internet

Spending a day without using the internet in the slightest was a tremendous challenge. I am used to waking up, turning off my alarm and in the process, glancing at the weather info that shows up on my lockscreen- courtesy of Google and of course, the internet. Now, it stands to reason that I should've... Continue Reading →

Mersal – Bhaisaab Kaafi Propaganda

Atlee's Mersal is nothing new to Tamil cinema. A triple role for the hero, beautiful women that only serve as hostages and a good villain. This is a formula that's been seen multiple times in films starring some of the biggest stars of the industry. Kamal Hassan, Rajinikanth, MGR, they've all walked down this path.... Continue Reading →

Lipstick Under My Burkha – A Review

"Maine kabhi waxing nahi karayi." -"Kya farak padta hai. Mard ho, mast jungle ugaate phiro!" Alankrita Shrivastava's Lipstick Under My Burkha is daring, truthful and rightfully feminist. It's been a long time since Indian cinema has delivered something so refreshing, so soaked in the ideals of feminine freedom. She uses brilliantly drawn up characters played... Continue Reading →

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