Inside out – Emotions in motion


An animated film about the core feelings /emotions of an eleven year old girl Riley. Her feelings work among each other to guide Riley’s thought and actions. If you are parent, take your child along. If not, watch this film alone just to know yourself a little better.

Jurassic World: Lot of technology, very little magic


The fourth film in the Jurassic Park series fails to create the magic of the earlier Jurassic Park films. However the computer graphics are impressive and the dinosaur sightings still draw awws and oos from kids. Steven Spielberg is a producer here and we miss his directorial magic in the film.

Nando’s – Peri Peri Chicken and more…


Nando’s is a causal dining international restaurant chain known for their chicken preparations in peri peri sauce. They have a few restaurants in NCR and we tried the Cyberhub outlet. Thoroughly satisfied, we strongly recommend this place to non-vegetarians who are willing to explore beyond butter chicken.

Double Bill Performance – A contemporary dance show


Japan Foundation, in association with Gati Dance Forum, recently organized a contemporary dance performance by Takao Kawaguchi from Japan and Surjit Nongmeikapam from Manipuri. The abstract performance coupled with the simple seating arrangement and the opportunity of connecting with others in the audience was a most refreshing experience.

My Yellow Table – A new cookery show on NDTV Goodtimes


NDTV Goodtimes is introducing a new show – My Yellow Table. This is a cookery show about Indian food with a twist. The channel held a launch party at the Imperfecto Pub, Hauz Khas Village where the show host, celebrity chef Kunal Kapoor introduced the TV program and did some demo cooking.

Things to do in Delhi Summer – Sharbat Mela – A Cool Festival

Sharbat Mela

Sharbat Mela is a cool and very apt festival in Scorching Delhi Summer. A lot of small and big scale manufacturers of Sharbat, Kulfi and Shake mixes exhibit here and provide samplers for people to taste and buy. It’s a cool and fun way to beat the heat.

A Light in the Fog – An Iranian film


An Iranian film that revolves around the life of a single middle aged woman who lives with her ailing father who repairs lanterns. Mundane as it sounds the director has juxtaposed this simple narrative on an idyllic snow- covered fog laden mountain setting. With very few dialogues this film, it is a meditative journey about hope.