Aseem Chhabra

Aseem Chhabra

Film Journalist & Writer

Aseem Chhabra is a film journalist, freelance writer, and film festival programmer. He has contributed to numerous media outlets, including The New York Times, The Boston Globe, NPR, CNN, BBC, Associated Press, and Reuters, and has been published in a wide range of publications. He is also the author of the biographies of Bollywood actors Shashi Kapoor, Irrfan Khan and Priyanka Chopra. Aseem is the voice of Shadow Puppet #1 in Nina Paley's Oscar-winning animated feature Sita Sings the Blues and the festival director of both the New York Indian Film Festival and the Silk Screen Asian American Film Festival in Pittsburgh. His other works also include Pulse: The Desi Beat and Iftar.
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All Sessions by Aseem Chhabra

Season 13 - Day 1 October 21, 2023
10:00 am - 10:50 am

Making of a Modern Classic : The Lunchbox

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Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Nimrat Kaur, Ritesh Batra (virtually) & Sutapa Sikdar in conversation with Aseem Chhabra.

Season 12 – Day 2 October 9, 2022
11:00 am - 11:50 am

Masterclass on 'Making it' in Bollywood Powered By boAt

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Vijay Varma in conversation with Aseem Chhabra

4:00 pm - 4:50 pm

Making of CHUP: Revenge of the Artist

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R Balki, Pooja Bhatt & Shreya Dhanwanthary in conversation with Aseem Chhabra

Season 10 - Day 4 October 25, 2020
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm

International Indian

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Adil Hussain with Aseem Chhabra

Season 8 - Day 1 October 13, 2018
3:00 pm - 3:50 pm

Book in focus: Travails with the Alien by Satyajit Ray - The book about film that was never made.

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Aseem Chhabra, Raja Sen