Nowadays I don’t get influenced by Hindi movies, but when I was a kid, the only way for a new idea to take roots in my brain was via Hindi films, and mostly it was the special occasion of watching an Amitabh movie. I guess no other film has impacted me more than the movie Deewar. Amitabh’s character Vijay in Deewar is how I modelled myself, along with a strong influence of Bruce Lee my other Hero. Our household wasn’t…
A boss or a peon, I am both rolled into one. So I am testing this iphone movie making app called Filmakr and am very entusiastic about chruning out my own movies out of this app. So here is my first movie, its a just a few badly recorded and unscripted clips stiched with some filters.
Lately, I have stumbled upon some Merchant Ivory movies. My favourite so far was this movie called “In custody” where the theme is about the loss or less use of Urdu language. Check out this song, its can be a consoling song when you cannot see the light at the end of the tunnel. [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/158554836″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /]
This is a movie which made me cry, it’s a incredibly sad war time movie, the idea was to depict the cruelty and effect of war on children, and it succeeds. Do watch it! Grave of the Fireflies (1988) A tragic film covering a young boy and his little sister’s struggle to survive in Japan during World War II. http://www.imdb.com/rg/em_share/rt_ipad/title/tt0095327 Sent from the IMDb iPad app. www.imdb.com | IMDb on Facebook | IMDb on Twitter