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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…

A ‘Lamhaa’ Wasted

Lamhaa may not be just another jingoistic approach of telling the Kashmir tale, but the untold story of Kashmir remains…

Acclaimed act

He has been a lead actor in Mahesh Bhatt’s movie Dhokha. His work won him a lot of acclaim. Muzammil…