• Feb
    21

    For the second time in a row an Indian film lifted the Crystal Bear in Generation Plus category in Berlin. Malayalam filmmaker Jayaraj’s Ottal was awarded the Crystal

  • Feb
    19

    Thomas Vinterberg’s film Commune is the kind that addresses the elephant in the room. Commune tells the story of Erik and Anna and their daughter Freja a seemingly

  • If not for the Academy Award winning documentarian Alex Gibney’s Zero Days, the audience at the Berlinale film festival would have been far more disappointed by the ‘gentle snowfall’ that,

  • Feb
    18

    Academy Award wi­nning director Da­nis Tanovic’s Bosnian film Death in Sarajevo once again portrays the life of ordinary people in ethnically divided Bosnia-Herzegovina.

  • Feb
    17

    Two German films, one dealing with a real story from the country’s Nazi past and the other on the subject of abortion, will keep the Meryl Streep-led jury tied up

  • Feb
    15

    American Jeff Nichols in his Midnight Special has conceived a chase cum sci-fi movie with action thriller elements thrown in. The film revolves around a small boy with extraordinary

  • Feb
    14

    Berlin this year might have been deprived of its snow cover, but a gentle drizzle this morning brought down the temperature, bringing out the caps and gloves. While it

  • Feb
    12
    By S. Narayan

    Agreeing to jury duty for the first time at the 66th Berlin International Film Festival, five-time Academy Award winner Meryl Streep said, “We look for inclusion – in gender, religious,