24th Kolkata International Film Festival 2018: 25 New Films To Watch

It is that time of the year again. The 24th Kolkata International Film Festival is about to begin and will be screening 171 feature films, 150 short films and documentaries from across 70 countries, spread across 16 venues between November 10 and November 17, 2018. 15 films will be competing in the International Competition: Innovation…

The Projection Room’s Oscar Predictions 2018 — Who Will Win?

It is that time of the year again. When the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honours the best achievements made in the film industry the past year with the prestigious Oscar award. 2017 has been particularly impressive regarding the huge number of excellent films it has produced, ensuring that the 90th Academy Awards…

2018 Oscars Nomination Predictions

So, the Academy Awards are finally upon us as Jimmy Kimmel returns to host the awards for a consecutive year. The most prestigious award in Hollywood and one of the most prestigious awards in the world of cinema are given out at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles every year. Last year’s Oscars were stained…

My Favourite Hindi Films of 2017: Continued

  5. Secret Superstar Insia (Zaira Wasim) shines again after her portrayal as young Geeta Phogat in Dangal) has an unflinching passion to become a singer, but being in a conservative Muslim family and having a strict upbringing, her father straightaway opposes to her decision. Later, with the support from her mother and Bollywood music…

My Favourite Hindi Films of 2017

2017 was nothing less of a whirlwind. Bollywood lost many of its legendary actors – Vinod Khanna, Shashi Kapoor and Om Puri, among others. Tiger Zinda Hain and Bahubali succeeded as the highest grossers of the year. The ladies across the world stood up against the Harvey Weinsteins and Kevin Spaceys. hindi films Bollywood, on its…