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THE APU TRILOGY – Robin Wood (1972) Movie Magazine

‘Where most of Godard’s detractors wouldn’t dream of missing a new Godard film, there is a general sense among Ray’s that Mahanagar and Charulata wouldn’t be worth the time and … Continue reading

August 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Films of Girish Kasaravalli by Sakti Sengupta (2015)

We have indubitably seen a continual rise in publications on Indian cinema and while many books gravitate to popular Hindi cinema there is still a lack of monographs on directors … Continue reading

July 19, 2015 · Leave a comment


UK-based Film Scholar and PhD Researcher (Indian Parallel Cinema) at The University of Manchester (AHRC 2015).

Previously Head of Film (2003 – 2016) at Aquinas College, Stockport.


LATEST PUBLICATION: ROBOCOP (Auteur/Columbia University Press, 2018)

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