Archive for July, 2007 Just as the film was about to start, Ethan Hawke came on stage to introduce it. The film is based on the novel of the same name he wrote a few years back. “When you’re young everyone keeps telling you to follow your dreams but when you’ve grown up, they get all offended if […]

Ever since I got here, the MIFF 2007 is something I’d been eagerly awaiting and it’s finally here. Owing to time (and financial) constraints, I was able to get passes to only two screenings; but I intend to go for a couple more later on. Anyway the films I have passes to are: 1. The […]


I was a victim of a series of accidents, as are we all.                             –Kurt Vonnegut, The Sirens of Titan

Run Lola Run

21Jul07  Mankind, probably the most mysterious species on our planet. A mystery of open questions. Who are we? Where do we come from? Where are we going? How do we know what we believe to know? Why do we believe anything at all? Innumerable questions looking for an answer, an answer which will raise the […] Sith Lord, Emperor Palpatine…er…Pope Benedict XVI has ‘corrected‘ erroneous interpretations of the 1960s reforming Vatican Council. As of now Protestant churches are not really churches and the Orthodox churches are ‘wounded churches’. But he does admit there are elements of truth in the aforementioned churches. The humility! The new document, issued by the Doctrine […]

The reality show, On The Lot is pretty pathetic but it does showcase some amazing talent. If you’ve been watching, you’re probably familiar with Zach Lipovsky‘s work. Two of his short films are probably the best on the show. Sunshine Girl: A little girl hides the Sun under her bed. Chaos ensues. Time Upon a […]

I would never want to belong to any club that would have someone like me for a member. I was watching Annie Hall for the umpteenth time and that’s when I was hit by a strong desire (yes, yet again) to be more like Woody Allen‘s character, Alvy Singer. Agreed he’s not exactly the epitome […]