At a time when the public is actively talking about racial discrimination and mental health, ‘When They See Us’ is a cinematic beauty that gives a ring view to the lives of underprivileged youth who get trapped in the wrong side of law and social prejudices. What sets this show apart from the numerous previous courtroom dramas is the fact that it focuses less on … Continue reading ‘When They See Us’ – A Review (2 min read)
Why should local tv channels remain local in a world where content has the potential to go global? This is the problem that Synback, a US based media company is trying to solve with their local tv channel aggregator and platform model. It’s exciting news for local content creators and broadcasters as their content no longer have to be bound by the traditional boundaries of … Continue reading Future of OTT – Local TV Channels & Content going Global
Marriage Story begins with the wife’s character reading out the character traits of her husband and how she’ll continue to love him no matter what. We don’t feel a real connection to those words then. We don’t realise the depth of her observations until the marriage is all over and the ex-husband accidentally reads the same lines written down on a paper to their son. … Continue reading Marriage Story and Empowering Your Significant Other
Why are we able to successfully follow up on certain actions and fail miserably in certain other? Why do we always remember to get that extra cigarette for a late-night smoke but ends up missing the morning jog? Lack of willpower or selective amnesia? Neither. Mantra 2: Our choices are shaped by how quickly we receive the feedback on our actions, how easily and frequently … Continue reading Mantra 2 – Why You Should Read ‘The Nudge’? (3 Min Read)
We live in a world overloaded with content. We consume knowledge and react to it every instance of our living presence. Knowingly or unknowingly, these knowledge sets nudge us to do or not to do all the time. Like an ant on a balloon, we don’t sense it due to our limited ability to perceive the bigger picture. I got opened up to a world … Continue reading Mantra 1 – Why You Should Read ‘The Nudge’? (3 Min Read)
Through Cinematic Analysis of the Film ‘Short Term 12’ We all can relate to the feeling of being wronged by our dearest when we expect the least at some level. For some, it is minor enough to be forgotten, but for the unlucky ones, these are grave enough to push them into a path of self-destruction. In such troubling times, we search for support and … Continue reading The Resilient Spirits Around Us!
“Every lawyer, at least once in every case, feels himself crossing a line that he doesn’t really mean to cross… it just happens… And if you cross it enough times, it disappears forever. And then you’re nothin but another lawyer joke. Just another shark in the dirty water.”
– Matt Damon as Rudy Baylor in ‘The RainMaker’ Continue reading Rainmakers In Us – Reflection of My Legal Career That Wasn’t.
What would it be like if your daily bread is dependent on whether you be able to sell something or not?How would you feed and provide shelter for your family when you don’t have a job and you’ve to earn by soliciting sex?How does it feel like being a kid who is growing up in the middle of this chaos and squalor?How do you like … Continue reading The Florida Project (2017) – Film Reflection
For some, the tragic inseparability of war and death is a filler to their imaginations and unfortunately for many, it has a cost bigger than their lives. At these lowest points of their lives, they console themselves by making themselves believe that it can’t get any worse than this. But ‘Under the Shadow’ takes us through a journey where something more insidious than war, strikes … Continue reading Under The Shadow (Persian, 2016) Film Reflection – What we have seen and what we haven’t.
How often have we seen our perceptions of destinations change in time! Capturing the state of our minds like an unlimited palette of colours in the hands of a master artist. Goa has been such a destination that captured our imaginations for too long. A group of liquor thirsty, seafood hungry, beach-loving Human Resource Management students beginning their final journey in an epic summation of … Continue reading Shores of Hope!