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Short Films

'Dallas Buyers Club' And 'Big Little Lies' Director, Jean-Marc Vallée, Dies At 58

Dec 27, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Filmmaker Jean-Marc Vallée, best known for directing films such as 'Dallas Buyers Club', 'Big Little Lies' and 'Wild', has passed away at the age of 58.

How Short Films Are Making A Boom During Covid-19 Pandemic

Dec 15, 2021 Lachmi Deb Roy

Short film boom during Covid-19 pandemic: With the appetite for consumption increasing and attention span changing, audiences are becoming more receptive to the micro-content of short films.

Prakash Jha On 'The Highway Man': It Shows Education Is Important For A Girl Child

Prakash Jha tells Outlook that 'Highway Nights' has a very strong message, and is a heart-warming story that talks about the abuse of women.

Ali Fazal Recalls The 'Fun' He Had While Shooting For Arati Kadav's Upcoming Short Film

Sep 20, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

'Fukrey' star Ali Fazal shot for the yet-to-be-titled science fiction movie in Mumbai for four days.

Anupam Kher Bags Best Actor Award At New York Film Fest For Short Film 'Happy Birthday'

Directed by Prasad Kadam, the film is one of the most highly anticipated short films of the year and stars Anupam Kher and Aahana Kumra.

23 February, 2021

Kalira Atita: A Film By Nila Madhab Panda Speaks Of The Emotional Impact Of Climate Change

Lachmi Deb Roy

Filmmaker Nila Madhab Panda’s Odia film ‘Kalira Atita’ (Yesterday’s Past) talks about his own trauma of witnessing the ferocious sea gobble up village after village

17 August, 2020

'Padmavyuha' Is About How Religion Can Be Used In Positive Way: Javed Jaffrey On His Short Film

Lachmi Deb Roy

Actor-comedian Javed Jaffrey says his new short film is about how mythology can be buried strong and can be taken both in a positive and negative way.

25 April, 2020

I Wanted To Find a Bridge Between Sona Mohapatra’s Music And Politics: Deepti Gupta

Syed Saad Ahmed

In conversation with Deepti Gupta, the director of ‘Shut Up Sona’, about her first feature-length documentary and the challenges of being a female cinematographer

16 July, 2018

Documentary On Thai Cave Rescue Operation Set Be Aired Soon

Outlook Web Bureau

The young footballers -- in the age group of 11-16 -- were rescued on July 10 after being stuck inside the cave for 18 days.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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‘Laab’ In The Mountains

He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.

Graphic Novel

Play Us A Memory, Violin Man

They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.

Chinki Sinha
Play Us A Memory, Violin Man


It’s Just Numbers, Love

Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.

Rukmini S.
It’s Just Numbers, Love


The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz