Guru dutt

Guru Dutt as Vijay in ‘Pyaasa’.

The ‘kavi’ and the ‘baniya’

4 min read . 08 Jul 2017
A scene from ‘Teesri Aankh’.

Dharmendra dances into danger

4 min read . 24 Jun 2017
Arif Zakaria and Sonali Kulkarni.<br />

A tale of love and longing

1 min read . 30 Jun 2016
Rajesh Vivek (right) in the film Lagaan.<br />

Portrait of a writer

4 min read . 06 Feb 2016
More than 200,000 frames of ‘Pyaasa’ were cleared of scratches, pinholes, flickering, green patches and thick lines. Picture courtesy Ultra<br />

Perfecting ‘Pyaasa’

4 min read . 24 Oct 2015
VK Murthy during a 1989 interview for Nasreen Munni Kabir’s documentary ‘In Search of Guru Dutt’. Photo: Peter Chappell<br />

VK Murthy | Wizard of light

4 min read . 07 Apr 2014
Rehman and Sunil Dutt in ‘Mujhe Jeene Do’. Photo: Courtesy Shivendra Singh Dungarpur<br />

Waheeda Rehman

8 min read . 04 May 2013
<br />Camera, action: Ratnam directs Abhishek Bachchan on the sets of Raavan. <br />

Mythology meets life

7 min read . 19 Jun 2010
<br />Screen test: Is Raj Kapoor ‘Bollywood’? <br />

The &#8216;Bollywood&#8217; novel

2 min read . 03 Dec 2009
<br />Flashback: Jehan and Kapoor’s costumes were more sophisticated than the rest <br />

Killing you softly

8 min read . 29 Dec 2007