Amitava Nag

Amitava Nag is an independent film scholar and critic. He writes extensively on cinema for the last twenty years and has been a freelance critic for The Hindu, OUTLOOK, News18, The Statesman, Himal Magazine, Silhouette Film magazine to name some. Amitava has authored Satyajit Ray’s Heroes and Heroines, Beyond Apu: 20 Favourite Film roles of Soumitra Chatterjee, Reading the Silhouette: Collection of writings on selected Indian films, Smriti Sotta o Cinema and edits the film magazine Silhouette since 2001. He also writes poetry and short fiction in Bengali and English for several magazines both national and international.