Browsing: Films

These are reviews, commentaries on various categories of films and visual reports pertaining to Jammu and Kashmir. It also features actors from Kashmir.

Business Sharukh Khan with Khawar Jamsheed
Breaking Tradition

Khawar Jamsheed is the only line-producer from the valley who has tirelessly worked with Bollywood directors to bring them back…

Conflict BW-cover

Ocean of Tears is the first government funded documentary on Kashmir’s human rights crisis. In anticipation of its maiden screening,120000…

The Ashai Phenomenon

The hard work and dedication of a Kashmiri doctor has gained him a celebrity status in the field of physiotherapy…

Harud, the new beginning

Aamir Bashir’s Harud is born out of distress, out of the anguish that has become a routine for people living…

High On Creativity

A celebration of film set in scenic Ladakh. BILAL A JAN attends the event, and reviews the festivities. A film…

Cover Story
Aborted Zooni, The Film

Twenty-three years ago, hailed as a dream project of the then Chief Minister Dr Farooq Abdullah and noted filmmaker Muzaffar Ali, the shooting of a film on the queen poetess Haba Khatun began with a lot of fan-fare.

InshAllah Kashmir

Amid a raging debate recently in India about freedom of expression, filmmaker Ashvin Kumar bypassed the censor board and released…

KHUDI – The Fountainhead

A film based on a global bestseller novel debuted in Kashmir recently. SHAMS IRFAN reviews a Kashmiri rendition of The…

Shooting In The Silence

Suffocated under indefinite curfew, four young students came together on the Facebook and evolved an idea of making a documentary…

Kashmir: Fade in, Fade out

Till late nineteen-eighties almost every Bollywood filmmaker would come to Kashmir to treat his audience with the scenic backgrounds from…

Career in film making

He went against the norm to do a course in film making at the prestigious Satyajit Ray Film Technology Institute.…

A dream realised

From a small role in a college play, Shahnawaz Bhat nurtured dreams of becoming an actor. And a chance workshop…