Ratnottama Sengupta

  • Of Documentaries and Shorts

    Of Documentaries and Short Fiction Films

    I was wondering why Documentaries and Shorts are treated as stepping stones to Features. Buddhadev Dasgupta and Goutam Ghose have continued to alternate feature films and documentaries. Even Mrinal Sen and Satyajit Ray made docus after debuting with features! Indeed, the very fact that Buddha Da – who’s undergoing...
  • January

    Stars of January

    January Welcome to the CINEMATIC ILLUSIONS community: A space for you to easily network with the film fraternity. To wish a member a very happy birthday, simply follow the respective golden link. Remember people, and they’ll remember you. Jan 31    Amy Jackson | Actress    Justin Timberlake |...
  • Languages of a Globalised World: a Festival of Regional Cinema

    Curator: Ratnottama Sengupta (film journalist, author, & festival programmer) Entry: IIC members/associate members & invitees of collaborating organisations Venue: India International Centre (IIC) – Delhi Date: Sep 07 and 08, 2015 India International Centre Film Club in collaboration with Directorate of Film Festivals of India (DFF) and National Film...