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Chola on Amazon: Troubling male gaze or uncomfortably realistic take on sexual violence and social conditioning?
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Chola on Amazon: Troubling male gaze or uncomfortably realistic take on sexual violence and social conditioning?

Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's Chola, that released only in Kerala theatres in December, is now streaming on Amazon Prime Video India.

Sexy Durga director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan’s Unmadiyude Maranam is wacky irreverence in search of a platform
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Sexy Durga director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan’s Unmadiyude Maranam is wacky irreverence in search of a platform

Sasidharan describes Unmadiyude Maranam as a very personal reaction to his traumatic experience with Sexy Durga. Unmadiyude Maranam is more wacky than anything OTT platforms have sourced from India so far.

Rajshri Deshpande discusses playing strong female characters in Sacred Games, S Durga, Nandita Das' Manto biopic
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Rajshri Deshpande discusses playing strong female characters in Sacred Games, S Durga, Nandita Das' Manto biopic

When Sacred Games actor Rajshri Deshpande was being trolled for her love-making scenes, the single most thought that occupied her mind was building toilets in the village she had adopted

S Durga movie review: A chilling exposé of patriarchy’s woman-as-goddess trope
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S Durga movie review: A chilling exposé of patriarchy’s woman-as-goddess trope

In S Durga, Sanal Kumar Sasidharan serves up a universe of meaning that tears the mask off the dual-purpose woman-as-goddess trope that patriarchy holds out to women as a carrot and, simultaneously, stick

S Durga, Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's controversial film, to get theatrical release on 6 April
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S Durga, Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's controversial film, to get theatrical release on 6 April

Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's S Durga had gone through a lot of controversies earlier for its screening at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in 2017.

S Durga: Controversial Malayalam film cleared by CBFC without any cuts after IFFI fiasco
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S Durga: Controversial Malayalam film cleared by CBFC without any cuts after IFFI fiasco

S Durga is now eligible for public screenings, which had received a 'U/A' certificate from the censor board.

Virushka, Baahubali, Dangal, Padmavati: A complete A-Z glossary for everything Bollywood got up to in 2017
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Virushka, Baahubali, Dangal, Padmavati: A complete A-Z glossary for everything Bollywood got up to in 2017

Ah, 2017! A year that kept us Bollywood watchers on our toes, busy as bees | YearInReview

S Druga: Sanal Kumar Sasidharan says IFFK is in 'bad shape'; organisers respond
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S Druga: Sanal Kumar Sasidharan says IFFK is in 'bad shape'; organisers respond

After S Durga director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan on 12 December hit out at IFFK for its bad shape, the organisers of the gala questioned his changed opinion

Prakash Raj at IFFK 2017: When artists become cowards, they make society cowardly
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Prakash Raj at IFFK 2017: When artists become cowards, they make society cowardly

At the 22nd edition of IFFK, Prakash Raj talked about a lack of dissent in public discourse, his concerns for the future generation and his love for Kerala.

S Durga to be screened at IFFK 2017 only if court gives a nod, says Kerala govt
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S Durga to be screened at IFFK 2017 only if court gives a nod, says Kerala govt

S Durga was not screened at the the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa this year despite the best efforts of the movie's director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan.

S Durga can be screened at other film festivals, say organisers of IFFI 2017
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S Durga can be screened at other film festivals, say organisers of IFFI 2017

An IFFI 2017 organiser said the makers of S Durga can screen the controversial film at other film festivals and IFFI should be remembered for good cinema

S Durga actors call IFFI officials 'puppets'; condemn Mollywood's apathy
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S Durga actors call IFFI officials 'puppets'; condemn Mollywood's apathy

Controversies surrounding the Sanal Kumar Sasidharan-directed S Durga seem to suggest that Indians are infants who must be spoon-fed from time to time about the difference between what is real as opposed to what is reel.

Twinkle Khanna on Padmavati, raising kids with Akshay, why Padman's story needed to be told
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Twinkle Khanna on Padmavati, raising kids with Akshay, why Padman's story needed to be told

In an interview, Twinkle Khanna got candid about her failure as an actor, Padmavati's controversy, raising kids with Akshay Kumar and why Padman was necessary

Padmavati row, S Durga and IFFI: Are films being used to detract attention from real issues?
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Padmavati row, S Durga and IFFI: Are films being used to detract attention from real issues?

Cinema is our favourite escapist fare. Is the row over Padmavati and S Durga indicative of how cinema is being used to divert attention from issues society has a real, material stake in?

Sexy Durga or S Durga? How the government’s reaction proves the very point the film makes
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Sexy Durga or S Durga? How the government’s reaction proves the very point the film makes

Director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan’s Malayalam film Sexy Durga is a searing condemnation of a society that places every woman on a pedestal as “mata” (mother) or “devi” (goddess) as long as she stays at home and remains pliable, conformist and opinionless

IFFI 2017: Sanal Kumar Sasidharan calls S Durga controversy 'mockery of democracy'
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IFFI 2017: Sanal Kumar Sasidharan calls S Durga controversy 'mockery of democracy'

Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's Malayalam film S Durga was scheduled to be screened at IFFI 2017 at 6pm on Tuesday but the CBFC played spoilsport.

Film Bazaar 2017: Awards bring quiet edition to a close; Ivan Ayr’s Soni wins accolades
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Film Bazaar 2017: Awards bring quiet edition to a close; Ivan Ayr’s Soni wins accolades

As the Film Bazaar closes, here's a look at highlights from the final day

S Durga won't be screened at IFFI 2017; CBFC says film's title style violates rules
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S Durga won't be screened at IFFI 2017; CBFC says film's title style violates rules

After a series of flip-flops, it seems Malayalam film S Durga (originally known as Sexy Durga) will not be screened at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2017 after all.

IFFI 2017: S Durga's fate uncertain on festival's closing day even after jury clears film
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IFFI 2017: S Durga's fate uncertain on festival's closing day even after jury clears film

The 48th edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) comes to a close today

IFFI 2017: S Durga given nod by I&B ministry, to be screened on 27 November
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IFFI 2017: S Durga given nod by I&B ministry, to be screened on 27 November

The battle to ensure that S Durga will be screened was not an easy one. Sanal Kumar Sasidharan had to file a petition in the Kerala High Court, which gave its nod to the film and rejected the stay appeal given by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting