Sthalpuran/ Chronicles of Space (2020), Akshay Indikar

Dighu is traveling to a town in Konkan area to his grandparents’ place with his sister Durga and his mother. It becomes apparent that his father has suddenly left the family and they must find a home and a life.

Laila Aur Satt Geet/ The Shepherdess and the Seven Songs (2020), Pushpendra Singh

The image of Laila (Navjot Randhawa), facing directly at the camera appears early in the film, the colorful print dress of the nomadic Gujjar-Bakwarwali tribe to which she belongs, against the backdrop of the forest behind her.

Pebbles (2021), P. S. Vinothraj

The kinetic energy of walks that Ganapathy (Karuththadaiyan) takes in P. S. Vinothraj’s debut feature film, Pebbles (2021) is palpable from start to finish.

Rotterdam Film Festival’s VoD Platform Reveals Early Data

IFFR Unleashed, the streaming service launched by International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) in January during its 2018 edition, has published initial statistics from the platform’s first six months of operation.

Bornila Chatterjee’s The Hungry (2017) – IFFLA- U. S. Theatrical Premiere, April 13

Adapting Shakespeare from the setting of Roman power struggle to contemporary India is a good fit since corporate greed extracts just as much blood in full sunlight.

Yad Vashem has online ambitions for Holocaust film library

The growing Visual Center of Yad Vashem, The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, hopes to one day offer a platform for films in its extensive library of 12,000 videos and films to be viewed online globally.

Chapter 9: Transnational formations

Cinema has been a transnational medium from the very beginning, from immigrant talent in Hollywood to cross-border influences of directors on one another.

Sarajevo’s CineLink Selects 10 Projects for Work in Progress Showcase

Sarajevo’s CineLink Selects 10 Projects for Work in Progress Showcase

First Bedouin Feature ‘Eed’ in the Works at Jerusalem’s Pitch Point Event

The first ever feature directed by Bedouin filmmakers – and giving a rare insight into Israel’s Bedouin community – was among the 10 projects unveiled at Jerusalem Film Festival’s Pitch Point industry event over the weekend.

Review: A Godard Film About Making Movies Arrives in New York

‘The Rise and Fall of a Small Film Company,’ a shot-on-video picture made in 1986 and having its official New York premiere in a new restoration, is one of the most diverting and substantial of these.

Moviepass Crashed Because It Ran Out of Money – and Future Looks Uncertain

The US subscription-based cinema tickets had to get an emergency loan of $5m just to continue offering the service

Five VR, AR projects Receive Funding From Arts Council England Scheme

Five UK virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) projects have been awarded funding through CreativeXR, an initiative from Digital Catapult and Arts Council England.