Best Bollywood Films 2020: Monkey chasers, a woman in the sky and a wife for whom one slap was one too many
Here are my picks of the best among the Hindi releases of 2020, from Thappad to Gunjan Saxena, Eeb Allay Ooo! and Raat Akeli Hai.
Shardul Bhardwaj on picking characters that celebrate human dignity, from Eeb Allay Ooo! to Unpaused
In two films one year apart (Eeb Allay Ooo! to Chand Mubarak in Amazon anthology Unpaused), 28-year-old Shardul Bhardwaj has given a face to the Indian migrant crisis.
In Eeb Allay Ooo!, Prateek Vats uses monkeys as metaphor to satirise blind faith and superstition in modern India
Ten years ago, Delhi-6 had an imaginary 'kaala bandar' as a symbol of communal bias. But in Prateek Vats' Eeb Allay Ooo!, monkeys pose a very real and urgent threat to society.
Eeb Allay Ooo! movie review: Prateek Vats’ feature length fiction debut is truly representative of Delhi
Eeb Allay Ooo! thrives due to the strength of its central performance and the restrained grandeur of its ideas.
Jio MAMI 21st Mumbai Film Festival winners' list: Prateek Vats’ Eeb Allay Ooo!, Bombay Rose bag top honours
Eeb Allay Ooo! and Bombay Rose won the Young Critics’ Choice Award and Manish Acharya Award for New Voices in Indian Cinema at MAMI 2019 respectively.
Dharamshala International Film Festival 2019 to kick off on 7 November; Gitanjali Rao's Bombay Rose to close event
Lijo Jose Pellissery's Jallikkattu and Gurvinder Singh's Khanaur are among the films that are part of Dharamshala International Film Festival's lineup
Jio MAMI 21st Mumbai Film Festival: Bombay Rose, About Love among 10 films to compete in India Gold segment
The 10 films screened at MAMI 21st Mumbai Film Festival this year are a celebration of India’s cultural diversity