TIFF 2021: Director Nithin Lukose Tells Us How His Grandmother's Stories Fuelled His Film "Paka (River of Blood)"

Premiering at this year's Toronto International Film Festival is Paka (River of Blood), a gritty blood-feud drama/star-crossed romance that takes place in the forests of Kerala. First-time filmmaker Nithin Lukose shares with us why he chose his childhood village as the backdrop for his directorial debut and how his grandmother's tales fuelled his cinematic vision.

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TIFF 2021: The Top South Asian Talent You'll See At The Toronto International Film Festival

The Toronto International Film Festival starts today giving us 10 days filled with movies from all over the world. By restarting their in-person screenings (on a limited bases) and continuing their digital presentations from last year due to COVID, we are thrilled to continue to bring you the latest from TIFF 2021 starting with our annual overview of the top South Asian talent that will be making their name on the festival circuit.

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Check Out These Sept 2021 Movies From Bollywood And Beyond!

September has some solid films just for you! Check out our list of movies from Bollywood and beyond!  Helmet Director: Satramm Ramani Cast: Aparshakti Khurana, Pranutan Bahl and Abhishek Banerjee Release Date: Sept 3rd, 2021

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Akshay Kumar Tells Us Why His Latest Film “Bell Bottom” Is The Spy Thriller Bollywood Needs Right Now

Superstar Akshay Kumar loves taking cinematic risks. That's evident with his impressive list of films he has taken on. Now with his hotly-buzzed latest, Bell Bottom, which after a few pandemic-related delays finally came out on Thursday, he's now ready to tackle the spy thriller genre. We chat wit

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  • One-On-One With 'Sweet Tooth' Star Aliza Vellani

    The Little Mosque on the Prairie alum takes us inside her hit Netflix fantasy series Sweet Tooth, while also touching on the power of representation and fighting anti-Asian hate. One of the breakout hits of this past, COVID-ravaged TV season was called ...

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  • Abhay Deol & The Cast Of Disney's "Spin" Tells Us Why It's Better To Let Your Kids Chase Their Own Dreams

    Disney Channel is releasing their latest film Spin which comes out today. It revolves around Rhea who — while navigating her high school life and her familial obligations at her father's restaurant — discovers another ...

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  • Check Out These August 2021 Movies From Bollywood & Beyond!

    This August 2021 there is something for everyone. Check out these solid films that are hitting your fave theatre or streaming service!  Mimi Direct ...

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  • These Are The 9 Korean Dramas That Bollywood Can't Get Enough Of

    The Indian film industry’s love for Korean films is not new, with a few Bollywood films being inspired by their Korean counterparts. So it only makes sense that Korean dramas (affectionately known as “K-Dramas”) are also becoming an addiction for Bollywood and the Indian audience ( ...

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  • Maitreyi's Mastery: Catching Up With Maitreyi Ramakrishnan & Season 2 Of 'Never Have I Ever'

    Last time we chatted with Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, it was the early days of the lockdown and she was getting ready to make her international acting debut on Mindy Kaling’s brand ...

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  • Binge On These July 2021 Movies & Shows From Bollywood & Beyond

    Get ready for some solid films that are out this month!    Haseen Dilruba Director: Vinil Matthew ...

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  • You Need To Stream This Fresh Stock Of 6 Desi Shows

    There is never a bad time to refresh your watchlist. With the increasing importance of digital streaming services, the Indian film industry is taking full advantage of the accessibility that streaming provides. Checkout our latest list of fresh Desi original shows to stream to your heart’s con ...

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  • Check Out These June 2021 Movies From Bollywood And Beyond!

    June is a great month for film! Check out the latest releases from Bollywood and beyond!   Shaadisthan Director: Raj Singh Chaudhary ...

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  • Save The Date! 'Sāvitri' A Contemporary Take On The Classic Opera Will Mesmerize You

    Presented by Against The Grain Theatre, Sāvitri is a contemporary take on the classic century-old chamber opera. The 40-minute film will be premiering for free on June 23, 2021. Boasting an incredible trio of Canadian voices: S ...

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  • Check Out These May 2021 Movies From Bollywood And Beyond!

    There's alot to watch this month! Check out our list of May 2021 movies from Bollywood and beyond!    Hum Bhi Akele Tum Bhi Akele ...

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  • Here Is All You Need To Know About Poet Rupi Kaur's Film "Rupi Kaur Live"

    In early 2020,  best-selling author Rupi Kaur decided to film a special evening in Los Angeles, reading a collection of poems from all three of her books. Now the one-hour film is ready for a ticketed online premiere. Here is all you need to know.  Inspired by Rupi Kaur's No. 1 ...

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