“The Lunchbox,” Ritesh Batra’s debut feature, is a romance that takes place in Mumbai, but its style is more Hollywood than Bollywood – it feels every bit an old fashioned Hollywood film.
This month, alongside the release of Ritesh Batra’s worldwide hit “The Lunchbox”, Cinema Asian American presents a retrospective of Indian actor Irrfan Khan.
East meets West in more ways than one in Irrfan Khan’s performance on HBO’s ‘In Treatment’ as a transplanted Indian trying unsuccessfully to live contentedly in Brooklyn. Khan’s character – Sunil – has moved to New York City from Calcutta following the death of his wife six months earlier. Now, he’s having trouble adjusting to […]