Cinequest to honor Nandita Das

Ritu Jha –      Nandita Das, film personality and activist, has been picked for Cinequest’s highest honor, the Maverick Spirit Award, for her personal and artistic achievements. The Indian actor, director, screenwriter and an activist is to be conferred the honor March 5 at the 29th Cinequest Film & Creativity Festival, held March 5-17, […]

Jai Ho

  Partha Chakraborty  – A bearish stance against secular growth of India will be a sore loser…       Over three weeks I crisscrossed thousands of miles in India by rail and by road – waking up with infinite loops of sugary milk tea in small glasses at no-name places, eating exclusively in roadside […]