Films have always held a mirror up to society. They reflect and amplify the toxic culture we see around us. Sometimes inspiring heinous crimes, they cannot be overlooked as an essential aspect of the perspective held by the public. At the same time, when finding the middle ground is tricky, censoring films and freedom of speech is also a strongly debatable solution.
Behind The Scenes and Blank 101 collaborated to give us a session on films, acting, direction, and the various aspects involved in film-making. Read on to find out more about the numerous topics, films, and directors that were elegantly discussed by their speakers.
On 25th October, Naqaab Filmmaking hosted its event about independent filmmaking, attracting a throng of cinematography savants. With interesting facts and anecdotes about films, the audience was kept well engaged.
The Mafia, with its heavy cultural influence, has inspired some of the best books, movies and TV shows in American Media. Despite the negative presence in society, its tales attract audiences to this very day. Read on to see their cultural, literary, and cinematic impact on the world.
In one of India’s most cut-throat film industries, Nag Ashwin, an alumnus of Manipal’s School of Communication, has successfully managed to carve out a niche for himself. With two resoundingly successful films under his belt, the Telugu writer-director sat down with us to talk about his journey as a filmmaker and what the future of this industry holds.
Horror movies first broke into the film scene well over a hundred years ago. However, it was not until the 1970s that they began to draw a massive number of fans with the rise of midnight movie screenings and cinema revival houses. In this article, we explore the emergence of horror fandoms.
India is a country of many stories. Some thrive in the everyday life of the housewife, as a bead of sweat trickles down her face when she’s stirring the curry with her right hand and holding the baby in her left. Some lie stifled in