All posts by Suhas

Response: A Twisted Tale – Reviewing Kahaani
March 17, 2012, Comments Off

Recently, I have been fiercely arguing with an anonymous film critic (I make time). The scope of our arguments were epi ...

India’s fetish: Protecting the sensitivities of the offended dumb
January 25, 2012, 4 Comments

Once upon a long drive from Nariman Point to Mahim, I asked the cab driver what movies he likes to watch, and what music ...

More on the Dirty Picture (2011)
December 4, 2011, 6 Comments

There was much hype over Dirty Picture. Pakistan banned its release, and Ekta Kapoor unleashed upon us a saucy promo wh ...

Bond, Ruskin Bond.
Hitchhikers’ guide to the Jaipur Literature Festival
January 26, 2011, 2 Comments

(Mukul Sharma and Suhas Baliga recount their weekend expedition to the DSC Jaipur Literature Festival) In many ways, we ...

India is a land of immigrants
January 17, 2011, 6 Comments

As a lawyer, you cultivate the habit of walking into a room and pretending that your answers have to be the right answer ...

Karna is born
August 20, 2010, 3 Comments

“O Prophet! strive hard against the unbelievers and the Hypocrites, and be firm against them. Their abode is Hell, ...