EXCLUSIVE: Lights…Camera…and….Hudson!

Two years back, I had a chance to meet the ace director and one of my favourites; Hugh Hudson. With a heart full of queries and an eagerness to learn more from him, I decided to approach him and have a tête-à-tête on cinema   Born in London, he’s an ex-army lieutenant in the Army Reserve of…

Crumbling Cairo; Crumbling Egypt

It all started in December when a street fruit vendor in Tunisia set himself on fire, killing himself to protest government corruption. This resulted a Tunisian revolution, which galvanized young people in other Middle Eastern countries to take to the streets to protest rampant unemployment, police brutality, high food prices and repressive governments. In Egypt,…