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The Amateur’s Art #30- The Cineaste (English)

December 17, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. Note from the filmmaker: Arjun Dinesh here, a 1st year grad student from AAT Media College, Chennai. I recently visited your blog and I saw that you were sharing some short films that you liked. I read the initial post and I didn’t know how you went about […]

The Amateur’s Art #29 – Anil (Tamil)

November 18, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. Note from the filmmaker: We have tried Graphic Novel style for a Tamizh drama. Director: Bipin Ragu Actors: Aravinth Sundar and Smrithi Parameswar 

The Amateur’s Art #28 – Known Number (Tamil, with English subs)

November 4, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. Note from the filmmaker: Hi, We have made our first short-film, Known Number, directed by my friend Ram starring myself and our friends. The cinematography is done by Rakesh. It’s a first attempt for everyone involved in this project. Both, myself and the director are ardent followers […]

The Amateur’s Art #27 – Oozh (Tamil, with English subs)

October 26, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. This short is directed by Shan Srinivasan.

The Amateur’s Art #26 – Grey (Tamil, with English subs)

October 22, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. A note about this short: Hi sir, this is Sharath, an independent filmmaker form Madurai who is aspiring to make it big on the silver screen. I have been following your blog for a long time, i believe in constructive criticism that would guide an artist grow. […]

The Amateur’s Art #25 – Drycide / Two-fold

October 22, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. These short films are by Suriya Rn, who says: “I write on your blog on and off as Kaaviyathalagani. I’m now a professional editor, but I made several very short pieces (in bursts) at a time I knew nothing of the medium and had little to no […]

The Amateur’s Art #24- “Mirror” (Telugu, with English subs)

July 16, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. This short film — horror, for a change — is by Prashanth Mittapelli.

The Amateur’s Art #23- “Sthreepart” (Tamil, with English subs)

July 8, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. A note about this short: I met the director, Barath Neelakantan, at Wandering Artist. He sent me this short film (a ” self-funded learning attempt”) and this description: About me. HR turned film-maker. Associate Director for Nibunan (Dir-Arun Vaidyanathan, starring Arjun, Prasanna, Varu). Assistant Director, Ticket (Dir – […]

The Amateur’s Art #22- “Axiom of Choice” (Tamil, with English subs)

June 24, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. A note about this short: We, Karpanai Kudhirai are a performing arts/theatre enthusiasts from the Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru. We have staged a couple of Tamil plays and struck an excellent chord with the live audience. The response and encouragement we received have spurred us to […]

The Amateur’s Art #21- “Kivi Maathu” (Kannada, with English subs)

June 17, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. This short has been written and directed by Sandeep Kumar. Short Synopsis: Dayanand, a regular waiter at a bar is thrown into turmoil when he gets a call from his wife informing him that their daughter has eloped. The words of wisdom coming from a un-precedented corner […]

The Amateur’s Art #20- “Nodiyil Oru Pizhai” (Tamil, with English subs)

June 10, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. This short has been written and directed by Ganesh Dhandapani.

Payal Kapadia on Taking the Only Indian Film To Cannes

June 1, 2017

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Read the full text on Film Companion, here: https://www.filmcompanion.in/article/cannes-2017-payal-kapadia-on-taking-the-only-indian-film-to-the-festival Payal Kapadia was shooting a documentary in a remote tribal village in the Western Ghats, totally cut off from civilisation, by which she means totally cut off from cell phone reception. “It was like that Kiarostami film,” she says, referring to the running joke in The […]

The Amateur’s Art #19 – “Muyal” (Tamil, with English subs)

May 13, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. This short has been written by Siddharth Subha Venkat, an assistant director who has worked in a couple of Tamil movies, and directed by R. Giridharan.

The Amateur’s Art #18 – “Shavaram” (Tamil, with English subs)

May 6, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. A 5 min conversation piece set in a barber shop, by Mukesh and Sethu.

The Amateur’s Art #17 – “Incogni2o” (Tamil)

April 29, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. This short is by Venkat Ramanan CS, his second, made for a college-level competition. It was made on a budget of Rs. 50, which was required for the ketchup bottle.

The Amateur’s Art #16 – “Idhayathin Iyakkangal” (Tamil, with English subs)

April 22, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. This short is by Arun Mahalingam, his first.

The Amateur’s Art #15 – “Uyiralapedai ” (Tamil, with English subs)

April 15, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. This short is by Lokesh Raghuraman N.

The Amateur’s Art #14 – “Vizhi” (Tamil)

April 12, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. This short is by Rajarajan, from the BOFTA institute.

The Amateur’s Art #13 – “Nastha Thunniya” (Tamil)

March 26, 2017

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See here for what this series is about. This short is by Udayraj P J, “a word pun sketch”

The Amateur’s Art #12 – “Ti… Majhyatli” (Marathi)

January 28, 2017

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2See here for what this series is about. This short is by Aditya Sanjay Joshi. Story & Dialogue – Pranao Lepse Screenplay – Aditya Washimkar & Aditya Sanjay Joshi Editor – Aditya Sanjay Joshi Director of Photography – Soham Navghare Planning and Co-ordination – Prachin Bhoyar Starring – Pranao Lepse and Priya Thavare