Wayne D’Mello

After winning the Best Young Critic award at the 17th Mumbai Film Festival, Wayne joined Film Companion as the youngest member. He writes, researches, entertains and pesters fellow employees with nagging questions. The only thing Wayne talks about more than his love for Linklater, Scorsese and The Beatles is why veganism is the need of the hour.

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The National Award-winning director of the documentary Amdavad Ma Famous talks about what he’s learnt from being on sets of films like Lootera and Queen


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A vegan's account of how Bong Joon-ho's film about a loveable pig starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Tilda Swinton is a well-informed and telling satire


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The writer-director of G Kutta Se tells us about his film on honour killings that has prompted death threats against the cast and crew


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Aspirants at the comedy collective’s one-day boot camp came from far and wide with a burning desire to make it as film writers


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The Humaramovie short film anthology will debut seven new filmmakers who have been closely mentored by the best in the industry


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From a tortured Himesh Reshammiya in Karzzzz to long-haired Salman Khan in Jaan-E-Mann, a look at some unintentionally comic guitar heroes


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Lipstick Under My Burkha, created by Alankrita Shrivastava, looks at the constricted life led by four Indian women


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Remembering Kurdi by Saumyananda Sahi explores the idea of belonging in an increasingly urbanised society


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