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The Amateur’s Art #37 – Over a Chai (Tamil, with English subs)

April 1, 2018

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See here for what this series is about. This film came from Ganesan Rajagopalan. (He sent three. Will put the others up soon. SYNOPSIS Over a Chai is a short film that gets you close to the thoughts of Girish and Manya through a conversation between them. Advertisements

The Amateur’s Art #36 – Between the Words (English)

March 24, 2018

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See here for what this series is about. This film came from K Harish, with this note: Hello sir! I’m K. Harish, a Chennai resident, and a B. Sc. (Visual Communication) graduate from Loyola College, Chennai. I’ve been an ardent follower of your reviews and articles and you took a very special place in my heart […]

The Amateur’s Art #35 – Khabt (Hindi, with English subs)

March 11, 2018

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See here for what this series is about. This film came from Ashish Sharma, with this note: This is Ashish Sharma, a student short filmmaker based in Delhi. I study biology at Deshbandhu College, University of Delhi. Short Filmmaking has been my hobby since school times. After So many attempts, the film, I am sharing with […]

The Amateur’s Art #34 – Samyuktham (Telugu, with English subs)

March 5, 2018

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See here for what this series is about. This film came from Vishvak Khanderao, who did his direction course from L.V. Prasad film academy. This is his diploma film, and it won the best film gold. Synopsis from YouTube: “The lives of two individuals intertwined due to the loss of life of another takes a […]

The Amateur’s Art #33 – Home Delivery (Tamil, with English subs)

January 27, 2018

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See here for what this series is about. This film came from Kamal Prakash. Synopsis from YouTube: “An IT employee gets a day off because of incessant rains in the city, which also lead to a delay in delivery of his bluetooth speakers. He makes one final harsh call to his delivery guy to get […]

The Amateur’s Art #32 – The Beautiful Portrait

January 19, 2018

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See here for what this series is about. This is from Thulasidasan Jeewaratinam. His note: This isn’t the first time I’m premiering my short in your blog. If you remember, my short film, The Robbery (4th Amateur’s Art, I believe) also debuted on your blog. It’s been a year since and I happen to have […]

The Amateur’s Art #31 – Pin Sellathey (with English subs)

January 5, 2018

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See here for what this series is about. This is from commenter Amit Joki, his second short film. He calls it “a light take on the evil of stalking”.

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.

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.