Articles by Akshay Manwani
Dec 22, 2019
Best Hindi film albums of this decade, from Gully Boy, AR Rahman's Rockstar to Amit Trivedi's ManmarziyaanHindi film song in the 2010s saw exceptional music composers, gifted vocalists, and skilled lyricists bring their best game to the table.
Feb 20, 2019
From Gully Boy to Manzil, the father-child conflict in cinema is a commentary on the State's relationship with its citizensThe imagery of Gully Boy's protagonist, Murad (played by Ranveer Singh), breaking free of the shackles imposed on him by his father, and by extension, the State, through his writing, should not be lost upon us here.
Sep 20, 2018
Saif Mahmood's Beloved Delhi: A Mughal City and Her Greatest Poets is a grand, yet intimate workBeloved Delhi: A Mughal City and Her Greatest Poets is a grand work, but which is at the same time intimate. And this is precisely its biggest triumph.