Art House Cinema

Dedicated To Meaningful Indian Cinema
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Tya Ratri Paus Hota (2009)

Tya Ratri Paus Hota (2009)

Tya Ratri Paus Hota (That Night It Rained) is one of the most audacious thriller-dramas of Marathi Cinema written and directed by Gajendra Ahire, with a stellar cast of Subodh Bhave, Amruta Subhash, Sonali Kulkarni and Sayaji Shinde. The movie revolves around the...

Art House Cinema

Art House Cinema

Dedicated to the beautiful form of art called Cinema, the Art House Cinema project is an effort to introduce the current generation to the wonders of Indian Cinema.

  • Hindi
  • Assamese
  • Bengali
  • Malayalam
  • Marathi
  • Punjabi
  • Odia

Manthan (1976)

Manthan is a 1976 Hindi Film directed by Shyam Benegal. Set in the backdrop of rural Gujarat, the film tells the story of the White revolution..

Aparoopa (1982)

Aparoopa is a 1982 Assamese film by noted film maker Jahnu Barua. Produced by NFDC, and with Suhasini Muley, Girish Karnad and Sushil Goswami in lead roles, it was Barua's first feature film. Aparoopa went on to win the National Award for the best regional film in 1982.

The Wife’s Letter (2016)

Streer Potro, or the Wife’s Letter turned out to be another avant-garde piece of Cinema from Aneek Chaudhuri’s closet.

Amma Ariyan (1986)

Amma Ariyan is a 1986 Malayalam film directed by avant-garde filmmaker John Abraham. It was the first film of the Odessa Collective, made from donations received from the public, and the last made by Abraham. It is considered a landmark film in the history of Indian and Malayalam cinema.

Tya Ratri Paus Hota (2009)

Tya Ratri Paus Hota (That Night It Rained) is one of the most audacious thriller-dramas of Marathi...

Anhe Ghore Da Daan (2011)

Anhe Ghode Da Daan is a 2011 Punjabi film directed by Gurvinder Singh. Based on a Punjabi novel by the same name written by Gurdial Singh, this internationally acclaimed film depicts the plight of the farmers and small time farm labourers in Punjab.

    Maya Miriga (1984)

    Maya Miriga (The Mirage) is a 1984 Odia film directed by Nirad N. Mohapatra.

    • Satyajit Ray
    • Mrinal Sen
    • Bimal Roy
    • Mani Kaul

    Pather Panchali (1955)

    Pather Panchali (Song of the little road) is a 1955 Bengali film directed by Satyajit Ray. The film is based on Bengali author Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay's novel by the same name, published in 1929. This film is regarded as a landmark film in the history of Indian and World Cinema and is considered as one of the best films ever made.

      Bhuvan Shome (1969)

      Bhuvan Shome is a 1969 Hindi film directed by Mrinal Sen. Based on a story by Balai Chandra Mukhopadhyay, this film is considered a landmark in the Modern Indian Cinema. This film is one of the earliest attempts at what came to be known as art house or new wave cinema in India.

        Bandini (1963)

        Bandini is a 1963 Hindi film directed by Bimal Roy, based on a Bengali novel Tamasi written by Charu Chandra Chakraborty. A female centric film, Bandini is considered the best film made by Bimal Roy and one of the crowning achievements of the Indian Cinema.

        Uski Roti (1970)

        Uski Roti (Eng: Our Daily Bread) is a 1970 Hindi film made by Mani Kaul. The first film of Mani Kaul, Uski Roti is based on a story by the same name by Mohan Rakesh. It is considered a landmark in the history of New Wave Cinema in India.

          • Experimental Cinema
          • Avant-Garde
          • New Cinema Movement

          White (2018)

          White, a silent film by Aneek Chaudhury, is a combination of three tales about a crime, its horrors and motherhood...

          The Wife’s Letter (2016)

          Streer Potro, or the Wife’s Letter turned out to be another avant-garde piece of Cinema from Aneek Chaudhuri’s closet.

            Bhuvan Shome (1969)

            Bhuvan Shome is a 1969 Hindi film directed by Mrinal Sen. Based on a story by Balai Chandra Mukhopadhyay, this film is considered a landmark in the Modern Indian Cinema. This film is one of the earliest attempts at what came to be known as art house or new wave cinema in India.