Bollywood Is For Lovers
About This Show
Join hosts Matt Bowes and Erin Fraser for a bi-weekly podcast that explores the wonderful world of Hindi Cinema through the lens of two Canadian film fans! Part of the Alberta Podcast Network powered by ATB.
Most Recent Episode
51: Deadlier Than The Male: Filmi Femme Fatales in Ishqiya and 7 Khoon Maaf
To celebrate #Noirvember, we discuss two contemporary neo-noirs that focus on the femme fatale archetype.
Will we or won't we do an episode on Ittefaq (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ittefaq_(1969_film))
Erin’s mother watched Dangal, and she loved it!
We miss Neale (https://twitter.com/nealpolitan)! Listen to last year’s #Noirvember’s episode (https://audioboom.com/posts/5339719-dev-anand-s-bombay-noir-with-neale-barnholden)
Film noir (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Film_noir) and Neo-noir (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neo-noir)
#Noirvember and @oldfilmsflicker (https://twitter.com/oldfilmsflicker)
What songs are they using in Ishqiya, let Matt know
Femme fatale (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Femme_fatale)
“Dil Toh Bachcha (https://youtu.be/_DosLkRn3xg)”
Uttar Pradesh (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uttar_Pradesh)
Dedh Ishqiya (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dedh_Ishqiya)
The Handmaiden (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Handmaiden)
(INTERVAL (“Darling (https://youtu.be/viBaS0fKPGc)” from 7 Khoon Maaf)
7 Khoon Maaf (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/7_Khoon_Maaf)
Ruskin Bond (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruskin_Bond) and The Blue Umbrella (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Blue_Umbrella_(2005_film))
Kind Hearts and Coronets (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kind_Hearts_and_Coronets), Truffaut’s (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fran%C3%A7ois_Truffaut) Mississipi [sic] Mermaid (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mississippi_Mermaid) and The Bride Wore Black (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Bride_Wore_Black), and Cornell Woolrich (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cornell_Woolrich)
Anna Karenina (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anna_Karenina) versus Anna Karina (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anna_Karina)
Erin called the ending
Motivation for murder
We bring up Fitoor again… and What’s Your Raashee
How people change depending on who they are with
The Love Witch (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Love_Witch)
“O’ Mama (https://youtu.be/N4cG5OqjJZk)”, “Bekaraan (https://youtu.be/UBIXCrDO10w)”, and “Yeshu (https://youtu.be/4ERsA1_j9yY)”
NEXT TIME: Maybe we’ll discuss Ittefaq, maybe something else?
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