The Big Sick Star Kumail Nanjiani Opens Up About Wife’s Illness, The Inspiration Behind Film

Kumail Nanjiani and his wife Emily Gordon in Los Angeles (Image courtesy: AFP) Last year, Kumail Nanjiani released his first feature film, The Big Sick, to wide acclaim. It’s based on the real-life love story of Nanjiani and his wife Emily V. Gordon, who co-wrote the movie. Eight months into dating Nanjiani, Gordon got sick and […]

Indie Film ‘Creative Control’ Looks at the Near Future of Personal VR

What does technology look like five minutes in the future? It’s a question that’s on a lot of artists’ minds lately. Whether it’s the Siri-like companion in Spike Jonze’s ‘Her,’ a beautiful AI in Alex Garland’s ‘Ex Machina’ or the ability to instantly rewind and project memories in the “Black Mirror” episode of TV’s ‘The […]