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Film Companion South turns 4!

March 1, 2021


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Readers Write In #176: Heads or Tails, Random thoughts on Randomness

May 14, 2020


(by Sundaresh Raja) Language, whether it is spoken by the commoners or by the pseudo-intellectuals, is always interspersed with terms and definitions of words whose meaning in entirety one is not cognizant of. A word may have an inherent reference to a concept or the word in itself maybe a concept; at times we must […]

Film Companion South turns 3!

March 1, 2020


Five ways to ensure the Kamal Haasan-Rekha ‘Punnagai Mannan’ incident never happens again

February 26, 2020


Read the full article on Film Companion, here: While improvisation in acting — doing things in the heat of the moment — is important, it cannot come at the cost of consent. Spoilers ahead… There’s a tense restaurant scene in Kramer vs. Kramer between Ted and Joanna, the characters played by Dustin Hoffman and […]

Perspective: On the reactions to Kabir Singh

July 25, 2019


PERSPECTIVE is a segment where a viewer (or one of us at Film Companion) presents a video essay on a topic. This edition is by Abhinav Sundar Nayak, the editor of three Tamil feature films (Vaayai Moodi Pesavum, Uriyadi and Kurangu Bommai) and a Malayalam feature film (You too Brutus). For more, subscribe to FILM […]