Maithili Rao

Maithili Rao


SUN | 18 NOV Remembered Village – Nenapina Halli

12 PM – 1 PM Angana


Maithili Rao, a film critic, has written extensively for Indian and international publications. Currently a columnist for Man’s World, she has written regularly for The Hindu, Frontline, Cinema In India, Film Comment, International Film Guide, BFI website, South Asian Cinema, Gentlemen, Eve’s Weekly, The Sunday Observer and Independent. She has contributed chapters to several books on Indian cinema. She is the author of Smita Patil, a brief Incandescence, published in 2015 and is currently working on ‘The Millenial Woman, Bollywood’s New Brand’ to be published in 2019. She has also subtitled over 100 films and television shows from Hindi, Telugu and Kannada into English. She has served as jury member for several national and international film festivals.