Category: Entertainment / Sports

Pakistan’s Emmy nominated ‘Freedom Fighters’ battles gender inequality

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 31 August 2020: Pakistan’s Emmy shortlisted documentary ‘Freedom Fighters’ by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, features three women fighting gender inequality. The short film interweaves the stories of Tabassum Adnan, Saima Sharif, and Syeda Ghulam Fatima as they strive to create a more just country […]

Anupam Kher writing a book on his pandemic experience

Photo- SAT/NN. By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE,29 AUGUST 2020: Veteran Indian and Hollywood actor Anupam Kher is writing a book on his experience during the COVID-19 pandemic in Mumbai. Talking to Rajeev Masand at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2020 (IFFM2020), Film Club event today, Anupam Kher said he has […]

QUICK REVIEW: Biohackers (Session 1) 2020 , Netflix

By Neeraj Nanda BIOHACKERS, German, Session 1 (6 episodes); Genre- Techno-thriller; Creator- Christian Ditter; Directors Christian Ditter, Tim Trachte; Starring Luna Wedler, Jessica Schwarz, Caro Cult, Thomas Prenn among others. MELBOURNE, 25 August 2020: Biohackers, released on Netflix on 20 August, has six episodes each 30 minutes plus. Shot at […]

QUICK PREVIEW: Coded Bias, 2020

By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 24 AUGUST 2020: Brooding through the stay home pandemic lockout, I came across information about this almost new documentary about Artificial Intelligence (AI), Shalini Kantayya’s, Coded Bias, premiered at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. US-based Shalini calls herself – filmmaker. activist. sci-fi fanatic on her website. […]

QUICK REVIEW: Class of ’83 , Netflix

By Neeraj Nanda CLASS OF ’83, Hindi, 98 minutes,2020; Director Atul Sabharwal; Starring Bobby Deol; Produced by Red Chillie Entertainment; English subtitles. The movie is based on the book ‘The Class of 83′ by Hussain Zaidi and is focussed on Dean Vijay Singh (Bobby Deol), who is on a punishment […]