Timeless Cinema

27 Down (1972)

Dir.: Awtar Krishna Kaul 27 Down is as beautiful, truthful and evocative as the trains of the Indian railways which serve as its almost constant backdrop. And it induces the same yearning, for that forgotten taste of tea in a… Read More ›

My Son the Fanatic(1997)

Dir.:Udayan Prasad Three teenaged British schoolgirls boarded a flight to Turkey last month and disappeared, presumably to join ISIS, the most deadly terrorist organisation on the planet.Grainy screen grabs of them at the airport in Turkey show a carefree trio… Read More ›

Tahader Katha (1992)

Dir.:Buddhadeb Dasgupta Shibnath Mukherjee( Mithun Chakraborty) is a freedom fighter who was sent away to the Andaman’s for eight years.Solitary confinement (Kaala Paani) in the Andaman Islands was the most harrowing punishment meted out by the British and usually reserved… Read More ›