Zindagi Gulzar Hai: A Refreshing Romance

★★★ Zindagi Gulzar Hai (2012) by director Sultana Siddiqui is a Pakistani drama which delves into the unexpected romance of Kashaf Murtaza (Sanam Saeed) and Zaroon Junaid (Fawad Khan). The pair won awards for their performance, scoring best actress and actor at the 2014 Lux Style Awards. Worlds collide as polar opposites are brought together, … Continue reading Zindagi Gulzar Hai: A Refreshing Romance

Pink: the gripping social-thriller you must see

Trigger warning: this review discusses themes of sexual assault. ★★★★★ Pink is an extraordinary film. The courtroom drama by Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury was released in 2016 and has already won 11 awards including Best Film on Social Issues (2017 National Film Awards), Best Film (Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2017) and Best Film, Actor, Dialogue … Continue reading Pink: the gripping social-thriller you must see

Om Shanti Om: A Bollywood Gem

★★★★★ If you're looking for funny Bollywood musical to warm your heart, Om Shanti Om is the movie for you. Om Shanti Om (2007), is a fantasy romantic melodrama directed by Farah Khan and starrinf Shah Rukh Khan (SRK) and Deepika Paudukone. The film has won 26 awards including Best Composer (Asian Film Awards 2008), … Continue reading Om Shanti Om: A Bollywood Gem