Badhaai Ho could help normalize frank sex talk, especially in light of sex-ed curriculum debates among Toronto’s South Asian communities Read more

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Bollywood action/comedy/romance screening in the Midnight Madness program is oddly sweet Read more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Lorde Inc. founder Nafisa Kaptownwala talks casting, old-school Bollywood and The Mindy Project Read more


Arshad Khan's deeply personal film – complete with lots of home movie footage, animation and Bollywood clips – is a fascinating look at navigating various cultures Read more


In a sad reflection of India's polarized political climate, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's historical epic shamelessly exploits Hindu-Muslim tensions Read more


The film Shubh Mangal Saavdhan unpacks toxic masculinity by taking on a taboo typically referred to as "gent's problem" Read more

Interviews & Features

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Aman Dhillon

Jab Harry Met Sejal misses an opportunity to address issues raised by critics and audiences around the narratives of traditional Hindi love stories Read more

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Cylla von Tiedemann

Shakespeare goes Bollywood in a production that needs more comic highs Read more


The Bollywood superstar talks experiencing racism in the U.S., combating stereotypes and her film Mary Kom. Read more

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