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Review: The Zoya Factor

Review: The Zoya Factor

Directed by: Abhishek Sharma Written by: Anuja Chauhan and Pradhuman Singh Starring: Sonam Kapoor, Dulquer Salmaan, Sanjay Kapoor, Angad Bedi and Koel Purie Cricket is like a religion in the Indian subcontinent and its players veritable gods. This is the pitch on which ‘The Zoya Factor’ sets off […]

Review: Section 375

Review: Section 375

Directed by: Ajay Bahl Written by: Manish Gupta Starring: Akshaye Khanna, Richa Chadda, Meera Chopra, Rahul Bhat A courtroom drama has the ability to grip audiences as long as it is made with finesse and technique. ‘Section 375’ scores on both counts as it unfolds frame by frame, […]

Review: The Sky is Pink

Review: The Sky is Pink

Directed by: Shonali Bose Written by: Shonali Bose and Nilesh Maniyar Starring: Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Farhan Akhtar, Zaira Wasim and Rohit Saraf Inspired by a true story, ‘The Sky is Pink’ portrays a young couple who, after the death of their first new-born daughter from a rare immunity disorder, conceive […]

Review: Blinded By The Light

Review: Blinded By The Light

Written by: Sarfraz Manzoor, Gurinder Chadha and Paul Mayeda Berges Directed by: Gurinder Chadha Starring: Viveik Kalra, Kulvinder Ghir, Meera Ganatra, Nikita Mehta, Nell Williams, Aaron Phagura, Dean Charles-Chapman, Hayley Atwell and Rob Brydon The name will be familiar to any fan of American singer-songwriter Bruce Springsteen but […]

Feminist-focused UKAFF Celebrates 21 Years with ‘Revolution’ Theme for 2019

Feminist-focused UKAFF Celebrates 21 Years with ‘Revolution’ Theme for 2019

The World’s Longest Running South Asian Film Festival outside of India, UK Asian Film Festival, Announces ‘Revolution’ Theme for 2019. Festival Programme To Run Across Four Cities, London, Manchester, Leicester, Edinburgh, From 27th March to 4th May 2019 At a time of significant change, the […]

The BFI Young Curators Lab

The BFI Young Curators Lab

The BFI Young Curators Lab is a pioneering initiative launched as part of the UK Asian Film Festival 2019. Envisioned to equip upcoming film curators with specific skills, knowledge and analytical acumen indispensable to film programming and curation, the YCL scheme selected nine Young Curators for an intensive workshop followed […]