Last week was eventful; event here refers to a lot of movies.
The Spotlight: Winner of Oscar for Best picture (2015). I had high expectations. It turned out as a powerful movie, technically good, nice script, engaging narration and good pace. By the way, it is about the paedophile priests being exposed by a newspaper investigation team, ‘Spotlight’.
I get back to reading Hitch-22 after the movie. Christopher Hitchens admits the existence and normalcy of homosexuality in the boarding school in London during 1960. (75, Hitch-22) My debt to Dr. G. R. Taneja is unbounded. He introduced me to Hitchens over watery tea in the Saurashtra University canteen.
A Bout De Souffle or Breathless (1960) & In Praise of Love (2004): I restrain to say anything to his craft before I watch all movies of Jean-Luc Godard.
Manjhi:The Mountain Man: based on the life of Dashrath Manjhi, a real hero. Unfortunately, we take time to acknowledge anything and anyone until it is too late. Nawazuddin is a gift to Bollywood. Good attempt. A good editor and cinematographer can change any movie, where were they?
The Danish Girl: I like Eddie Redmayne after My Week With Marilyn. (2011) Mr. Husband likes Alicia Vikander. Watch if you are sensible enough to see what a sex reassignment surgery receiver goes through. Brilliantly played by Redmayne.
The Dressmaker: It kept reminding me of famous movies Dogville and Chocolate, just paler compare to both.
Permanent Roommates (Web Series): suggested by Mr. Husband. We watched first season on a lazy Sunday afternoon. Contemporary, Youthful and Realistic. Hail Deepak Kumar Mishra and The Viral Fever team.