About Us

DearCinema.com is the oldest and most influential Indian website on Indian independent films. Started in 2007, DearCinema.com is a daily digital publication which reaches more than 600,000 unique readers every year.

DearCinema Team also organizes ‘IndieTalk‘, the most sought after event for independent filmmakers in Mumbai. ‘IndieTalk’ bridges the gap between aspiring filmmakers and those who have proved their mettle.

We also bring out ‘DearCinema Festival Guide‘, a compendium of Indian and international film festivals where Indian filmmakers can submit their films. The guide is available online, in print as well as in e-book format.

DearCinema Indie Filmmaker’s Handbook is a comprehensive guide of funds, markets, labs and all other platforms that indie filmmakers can benefit from.

Editorial Team

Bikas Mishra

Nandita Dutta
Associate Editor

Shekhar Deshpande
Film Critic

Aniruddha Basu

Film Critic


M.K. Raghavendra

Utpal Borpujari

Jugu Abraham

Amitava Nag

Technical Team

Pushkal Srivastava
Web consultant

Arun Kale
Theme and Web Developer

Vishal Sharma
Web and Server Administrator