Best Films I Watched at MAMI 2019
A list of the best films I watched at the 2019 MAMI Mumbai Film Festival.
The Definitive Guide to the MAMI Mumbai Film Festival
A comprehensive guide for beginners and first-timers who aspire to attend the prestigious and maddeningly fun-filled yet serious MAMI Mumbai Film Festival (MFF) and do everything the right way. Useful tips and tricks and extra details that you won’t find anywhere else but from yours truly.
List: All the Films that Opened the Mumbai Film Festival Since 1997
A look at all the films that opened the MAMI Mumbai Film Festival since 1997.
Bombay and Alienation: Interview with Island City’s Ruchika Oberoi
Disclaimer: I talked to Ms. Oberoi in 2016 on phone soon after the premiere of her film Island City at the 2015 Mumbai Film Festival. This was originally written for The Review Monk but never published due to last minute edits. I am publishing this today without her approval. Island City is the dazzling debut […]
Mumbai Film Festival: A Waiting Guide
A quick guide for anyone trying to wait out for the MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2019.
Last Day at MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2018
The final day of the 20th MAMI festival was the best of the week-long pilgrimage for me. I managed to watch three films – taking the total counter to 13 (a personal record) – one of which was the much-anticipated closing film by Steve McQueen. I was camped up at Regal Cinema, Colaba all day […]
Days 4, 5, and 6 at MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2018
After having enjoyed three films on day 3, I came back to my normal on days 4 and 5. Because I was working, I could only catch one movie per day. This time one at PVR Kurla and the other at PVR Mulund. I can say I really missed the hustle bustle of PVR ICON […]