FC Spotlight

Watch film talents talk about the movies that shaped their understanding of cinema and share their commandments on filmmaking. Also, the latest developments in Virtual Reality.


In this episode of In Focus we shadow the creative developers of Karan Johar's Dharma Productions. Creative Developers form the team that screen scripts before they are finally green lit by the production house.


After a power packed performance in Dangal, Fatima Sana Shaikh candidly let's us in on the five things she learnt about showbiz only after becoming a part of the movie business. The next time you think filmy parties are fun, think again!


In our new series Cheat Sheet with Sneha Menon Desai, music composer Vishal Dadlani demonstrates how auto-tune works giving you quick hacks about the software that has now come to be widely used by the music fraternity at large.


In this new episode of FC Commandments, filmmaker Rohit Shetty gives us his tips on how to be a successful filmmaker . You need to be honest in what you are doing and you can't be an escapist, he says.


The 10th edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival has over 200 speakers. Some of the most vibrant sessions on Day 2 were those that brought together movies and books. These included, Rishi Kapoor's book launch, the unveiling of a Baahubali book and Gulzar's poetry recital. We bring to you glimpses of some of best moments from these sessions 


Ranveer Singh who has had to die on screen in films like Lootera, Ram Leela & Bajirao Mastani tells us why he finds these scenes so hard to shoot.


Gauri Shinde the director of English Vinglish & Dear Zindagi talks about being influenced by the work of Woody Allen and the film Annie Hall


It's been a great 2016 here at Film Companion with some candid conversations, interviews & masterclasses. Here's a glimpse of some of the highlights from the year gone by. We'd love to know from you what your favourite moments were. Do leave us a comment in the section below.