Namrata Joshi is one of the big names in the world of journalism and is in the list of top film critics in India. She is a senior journalist, an associate programmer and a writer.
Namrata Joshi did her studies in Media at Delhi University, Indian Film and Television Institute in Pune, Maharashtra and Times Center. His excellence in film evaluation led him to work for 16 years as a Senior Associate Editor with Outlook.
Height (approx.): 5′ 3″
Weight (approx): 60 kg
Hair Color: salt and pepper
Eye Colour: dark brown
Not much is known about his family.
journalist- film critic
Namrata Joshi is an Indian award winning film critic. After working for Outlook news magazine from 1999-2015, she joined the Mumbai edition of The Hindu, which she announced in 2015 through a tweet,
And this is also my (unofficial) debut. @TheHindu on another forum…formal induction to follow soon…”
He has worked with many reputed newspapers and magazines like The Guardian, The Wire (India), Al Jazeera, The Print (India), Deccan Herald, Dizone, Open, Silverscreen India, Newsclick, National Herald India, Outlook (India) Is. Firstpost, Mint, The Hindu, Dawn and Khaleej Times. She has also been a member of the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESSI).
He marked himself as a writer by launching his first book ‘Reel India: Cinema of the Beaten Track’ on July 31, 2019. It is a 250-page book in which he analyzes the impact of cinema on society and what it leads to. ,
She has authored reports on several international film festivals including ‘A Woman’s Moscow’ at the 29th Moscow International Film Festival, Relationships on a Breakdown Mode at the 33rd Cairo International Film Festival, ‘Woman Interrupted’ at the 38th. Toronto International Film Festival, and 10th Kerala International Film Festival.
Namrata Joshi has been a jury member of several international film festivals including 10th Cluj Transylvania International Film Festival, 10th Kerala International Film Festival, 29th Moscow International Film Festival and 38th Toronto International Film Festival.
Namrata Joshi won the National Film Award for Best Film Critic in 2004.
Facts / Trivia
- He is a fledgling programmer at the Indian Film Festivals of Los Angeles (IFFLA).
- ‘Paradise Dynasty’ and ‘Chatterise Singapore’ are her favorite places to eat in Singapore.
- She has a pet dog named ‘Maggie’.