Teen Aur Aadha (2018): ‘PIFF’ Review — Of Stories Untold And Secrets Unguarded

Teen Aur Aadha (Three and A Half) is a film that reinvents traditional narrative structures by presenting three tales from the perspective of the walls within which they take place. The way this was achieved was by filming the entire feature using only three long takes, which means that there Continue Reading

Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (1975) Review ― A Visceral Study of the Female Quotidian

Chantal Akerman’s magnum opus Jeanne Dielman, 23 Commerce Quay, 1080 Brussels is a deeply-involving, intimate portrait of 3 days in the life of a woman, Jeanne Dielman. Shot entirely with static camerawork, with unhurried editing, the film takes an intent look into the mundane ritualistic nature of daily life, as Continue Reading