The Polygars and the two wars they launched against the British in Tamil Nadu were in some ways a turning point in history. Their contribution largely forgotten over time, it took popular Tamil cinema to revive their story.
He endured the tumult of the freedom struggle and an academic career he was not cut out for. But when he released Joymoti in 1935, Jyoti Prasad Agarwala fulfilled a cherished dream and became the founder of Assamese cinema. Catch his dramatic story
India’s A-List actresses have a small but brave group of women to thank for paving the way for their superstardom. Catch the story of India’s pioneering actresses, who defied social convention in favour of fame and ‘notoriety’