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GHASHIRAM KOTWAL (Dir. K. Hariharan, Mani Kaul, Kamal Swaroop, Saeed Mirza, 1976, India) – Experiments in Time & Space

Watching Ghashiram Kotwal is equivalent to a punch in the face, cinematically speaking of course, since here is a film, a belligerent work in terms of parallel cinema, antithetical to … Continue reading

May 28, 2015 · 5 Comments

The Films of Mani Kaul: USKI ROTI (A Day’s Bread, 1970) – ‘The film is about waiting; it is deliberately slow.’

The opening shots of Uski Roti: the outstretched hand – a Bressonian idiom. ‘The environment of my kind of cinema, which is not experimental because I’ve always known what I’m … Continue reading

April 26, 2012 · 3 Comments

OMAR AHMED

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.

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

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