Films By Ashim Ahluwalia

"Call it George A. Romero's Bollywood Office Space … an enraged critique of Western excess that you can dance to." – Slant ... Meet the people on the other side of the telemarketing boom: India's industrious call centre operators. We call them John or Jane, but their names are as false as the hopes they are peddled. Extensive training grooms them to pitch products into US homes, taking abuse and r... Read more
“Bollywood meets Boogie Nights.” - Hollywood Reporter ... Ashim Ahluwalia (John and Jane) turns a planned documentary project into fiction with this unique specimen of Hindi-language filmmaking, neither definable as Bollywood nor traditional art cinema. ... Set in the lower depths of Bombay's ‘C' grade film industry, Miss Lovely follows the devastating story of two brothers who produce sex horror ... Read more
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