“Luck By Chance” by Zoya Akhtar (2009)

Luck by chance

A movie about Bollywood, gently criticizing, full of all the cliches you can think about, with a few excellent scenes
Could have been at least one hour shorter!

Cast: Farhan Akhtar, Konkona Sen Sharma, Rishi Kapoor
Director: Zoya Akhtar
Writers: Zoya Akhtar, Javed Akhtar
Music by Shankar Mahadevan, Loy Mendonsa, Ehsaan Noorani
Cinematography by Carlos Catalan
Film Editing by Anand Subaya


“Sairat” by Nagraj Manjule (India, 2016)


Could have been an hour shorter / humor disappears halfway

Cast: Rinku Rajguru, Akash Thosar, Arbaz Shaikh
Director: Nagraj Manjule
Writers: Nagraj Manjule (story and screenplay), Nagraj Manjule (dialogue)
Music by Ajay Gogavale, Atul Gogavale
Cinematography by Sudhakar Reddy Yakkanti
Film Editing by Kutub Inamdar