Remembering Ray

Here is remembering Satyajit Ray on his birthday. Among many legendary works of his, I believe Hirak Rajar Deshe (Available on Amazon Prime) is most relevant today.

Sound of Metal – Thanks Darius, Riz and the team

Sound of Metal (directed: Darius Marder) stars Riz Ahmed, Olivia Cooke, Paul Raci, Lauren Ridloff and Mathieu Amalric. First, thanks to the team for making this film and the “ray-of hope” in the last scene!. I find it interesting to know what motivates someone towards a particular act – especially a creative act. Darius Marder…

Sahir Ludhianvi

Today is poet Sahir Ludhianvi’s birthday. I am no expert on Sahir’s work and neither do I know lot of trivia about his songs. However, like many music lovers I have been touched by his words through beautiful compositions over the years. While the mention of Sahir reminds most music lovers of Pyaasa (S.D. Burman),…