Viceroy’s House

When I learned of Gurinder Chadha’s next release, Viceroy’s House, I was pleased at the prospect of such a talented cast (Om Puri, Simon Callow, Michael Gambon, Hugh Bonneville), but I was also wary. First, for attempting this topic on film (as opposed to a mini-series) – it’s such a complex, sprawling story, how to […]

Gurinder, Zohra and the NYIFF

This past Sunday dancer and actress Zohra Segal turned 102.  Having passed the 100 year mark, Zohra-ji now counts among her many other distinctions that of being the first actor from the Dr. Who series who is a centenarian. Over the course of her remarkable life, Zohra Segal has toured the world with the Uday […]