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Dipankar Sarkar

I'm Not the River Jhelum Interview - 2022 Prabhash Chandra Movie Film

An Interview with ‘I’m Not the River Jhelum’ Filmmaker Prabhash Chandra

‘I’m Not the River Jhelum’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2022 movie with filmmaker Prabhash Chandra.

Powai Interview - 2022 Kuldip Patel Movie Film

An Interview with ‘Powai’ Filmmaker Kuldip Patel

‘Powai’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2022 movie with filmmaker Kuldip Patel.

The Road to Kuthriyar Interview - 2021 Bharat Mirle Movie Film

An Interview with ‘The Road to Kuthriyar’ Filmmaker Bharat Mirle

‘The Road to Kuthriyar’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2021 drama movie with filmmaker Bharat Mirle.

Ghasjomi Movie Interview - 2022 Sumantra Roy Film

An Interview with ‘Ghasjomi’ Filmmaker Sumantra Roy

‘Ghasjomi’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2022 movie with filmmaker Sumantra Roy.

Jaggi Movie Interview - 2021 Anmol Sidhu Film

An Interview with ‘Jaggi’ Filmmaker Anmol Sidhu

‘Jaggi’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2021 movie with filmmaker Anmol Sidhu.

Pada Movie Interview - 2022 Kamal K.M. Film

An Interview with ‘Pada’ Filmmaker Kamal K.M.

‘Pada’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2022 movie with filmmaker Kamal K.M.

Ladies Only Documentary - 2021 Rebana Liz John Documentary

An Interview with ‘Ladies Only’ Filmmaker Rebana Liz John

‘Ladies Only’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2021 documentary with filmmaker Rebana Liz John.

Bhoothakaalam Movie Interview - 2022 Rahul Sadasivan Film

Interview with ‘Bhoothakaalam’ Director Rahul Sadasivan

‘Bhoothakaalam’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2022 movie with filmmaker Rahul Sadasivan.

Maqbool Movie Essay - 2003 Vishal Bhardwaj Film

A Macabre Tale of Culpability and Self-Recrimination: Vishal Bhardwaj’s ‘Maqbool’

“‘Maqbool’ leaves the audience with that extraordinary feeling only a few Hindi films have the ability to achieve – it’s both profoundly satisfying and artistically existential.”

Aranyak Interview with Netflix Screenwriter Charudutt Acharya

Interview with ‘Aranyak’ Screenwriter Charudutt Acharya

‘Aranyak’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the Netflix series with screenwriter Charudutt Acharya.

Barah by Barah Movie - 2021 Gaurav Madan Film

Interview with ‘Barah by Barah’ Filmmaker Gaurav Madan

‘Barah by Barah’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2021 film with director Gaurav Madan.

Guilty or Not Guilty: On Mrinal Sen’s ‘Kharij’

“‘Kharij’ is a scathing expose of societal problems that — truth be told — aren’t exclusive to Indian society.”

Qissa: The Tale of a Lonely Ghost Movie Essay - 2013 Anup Singh Film

A Yearning for Selfhood in Anup Singh’s ‘Qissa: The Tale of a Lonely Ghost’

“By grounding ‘Qissa’ in naturalism and avoiding melodramatic tropes, Singh creates a uniquely beguiling viewing experience.”

Borderlands Documentary Interview - 2021 Samarth Mahajan Film

Interview with ‘Borderlands’ Filmmaker Samarth Mahajan

‘Borderlands’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2021 documentary with filmmaker Samarth Mahajan.

Pedro Movie Interview - 2021 Natesh Hegde Film

Interview with ‘Pedro’ Filmmaker Natesh Hegde

‘Pedro’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2021 movie with filmmaker Natesh Hegde.

Where Is Pinki? Movie Essay - 2021 Prithvi Konanur Film

Buried Secrets and Hidden Lies: On Prithvi Konanur’s ‘Where Is Pinki?’

“‘Where Is Pinki?’ speaks to the soul with its incessant probes into the human spirit and the degradations brought by unforeseen circumstances.”

Boroxun Interview - 2021 Krrishna Kt Borah Film

Interview with ‘Boroxun’ Filmmaker Krrishna Kt Borah

‘Boroxun’ Interview: Dipankar Sarkar discusses the 2021 movie with filmmaker Krrishna Kt Borah.

Sunny Amazon Prime Movie - Interview with Filmmaker Ranjith Sankar

Interview with ‘Sunny’ Filmmaker Ranjith Sankar

Dipankar Sarkar interviews ‘Sunny’ fIlmmaker Ranjith Sankar about the 2021 Amazon Prime movie.

Malik Interview with Mahesh Narayanan - 2021 Amazon Prime Movie

Interview with ‘Malik’ Filmmaker Mahesh Narayanan

Malik Interview: Vague Visages’ Dipankar Sarkar and filmmaker Mahesh Narayanan discuss the 2021 Amazon Prime movie.

The Miniaturist of Junagadh Interview - Kaushal Oza

Interview with ‘The Miniaturist of Junagadh’ Filmmaker Kaushal Oza

‘The Miniaturist of Junagadh’ Interview: Vague Visages’ Dipankar Sarkar discusses the short film with director Kaushal Oza.