articles by Kavitha Shanmugam


Soorarai Pottru director Sudha Kongara opens up on making her voice heard in a male-dominated industry

"After my success at the box office, I saw a marked difference in people’s behavior. They started to treat me with a lot more respect. I felt it very strongly," says Sudha Kongara.


Award-winning short film Frayed Lines explores the complexity of identity at the backdrop of NRC

Frayed Lines, directed by Kannada film director, Priya Belliappa, won the best short film award in the Karnataka competition section of the 10th edition of the Bengaluru International Short Film Festival (BISFF).


Nasir is a portrait of the impact of communalism on innocent lives, says director Arun Karthick about the Tamil indie

Nasir, a Tamil Indie film, was aired during the online 10-day international film festival, We Are One, the Global Film Festival last week.