Pink has a great message- but it’s not a great movie?

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  [Spoilers ahead!] Perhaps it’s the age old problem of expectations- anybody with a little bit of wisdom will tell you to manage them, the expectations. But its even harder in the world of social media- when there was Facebook status after status and a deluge of appreciation about the movie Pink, I was very happy, because […]

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The Aesthetics of Dazed and Confused

Dazed and confused

Dazed and Confused, the 1993 American comedy, is not just a well made movie, it’s a well shot movie. In fact, I’d go so far as to say that the carefully chosen (or accidentally occurring) aesthetics of the movie are what makes the movie so great. To the plot, there is nothing remarkable- it’s the last day […]

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Marriage, the Only Recourse

Marriage the only recourse

Tannu is her daughter from her previous marriage. When Tannu was slightly less than a year old, her father died, in a drunken brawl. Left to pick up the pieces, Tannu’s mother married another man, an older man, who refused to let Tannu be a part of his household. Tannu was sent off to her […]

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