It's that time of year again. With just a couple of months to go before 2007, we're nearing the deadline for sending in our official Oscar entry.
Ever since Lagaan [ Images ] made it to the final nominations at the Academy Awards a couple of years ago, we seem to be focussing on slick, big Bollywood productions in an attempt to entice the West. Last year, amid much controversy, Paheli [ Images ] was picked over Black.
They are three very different films, of varied style and content, but each has been groundbreaking in a year of superhits.