Jnanada Kakati

Jnanada Kakati

Nov 12, 2012 1 Comment by

There was not much in terms of conversation between actress Jyanada Kakati and her mother when she was offered her first film role in 1947. Her mother simply told her to pack and leave and to never come back. […]

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In Chameli Memsaheb with Binita Borgohain and Master Haresh

Abdul Majid

Nov 06, 2012 1 Comment by

The tag of a ‘villain’ doesn't bother Abdul Majid but he thinks people are afraid of him. It happened one afternoon on some nameless day in the early nineties. Abdul Majid was shopping in Fancy Bazaar with his family […]

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Umesh Chandra Dev Choudhury

The Last Warrior

Aug 10, 2012 1 Comment by

“Give me a gun and I shall once again kill the corrupt. I am old but not old enough to be unable to shed my blood for the sake of my country”, says the 95 year old man. No, the person in front of me is not suffering from delusions […]

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Mridula Barooah

Jun 21, 2012 6 Comments by

Mridula Barooah – the name evokes a vivid image of an alluringly beautiful village girl, the kind that you read about in story books and the girl every man fancies to take home to their mother. Setting many a heart aflutter with her looks […]

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History of Assamese Cinema

Jun 21, 2012 1 Comment by

The origin of Assamese Cinema can be traced back to the dreams and imagination of a revolutionary visionary, Rupkonwar Jyotiprasad Agarwala, who was also a distinguished poet, playwright, composer […]

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