Tagged: Parallel Cinema

Shyam Benegal

Shyam Benegal: Father of Parallel Cinema in India

One may accredit it to his photographer father, who might have enthused young Shyam into filming, but the same destiny didn’t track down his nine siblings. On being asked what brought the thrust to bring...

Party - Govind-Nihalani

Party (1984) – A forgotten gem by Govind Nihalani

It starts with a rousing monologue. The revolutionary soliloquoy leaves no space for ambiguity as far as the ideology of the filmmaker is concerned. But yet, it contains enough to indicate the director’s capacity...