Titli Reviews

February 7, 2019
Parul Sondh's production design is perhaps the film's most evocative character.
May 2, 2018
Titli is an unflinching, insightful chronicle of our times. Do not miss it.
May 2, 2018
The film plunges into this pitiless milieu with headstrong assurance, presenting a paternalistic world where corruption seeps into people's pores and women need backbones of steel to survive.
May 2, 2018
All the technical work is top quality. Namrata Rao's editing keeps the rhythm flowing, while sound effects and music are used to great effect to pump up the mood.
May 2, 2018
The narrow, grimy lanes of East Delhi come alive with an ominously real touch.
May 2, 2018
Kanu Behl's Titli is the most impressive film of this year so far. Its tryst with reality will keep you hooked till the end, to say the least.
November 3, 2017
Titli takes place in the infinite and complicated transactions between the peons of corruption, the men on the street who scrape, rob, and kill to keep the fat cats happy.
October 30, 2017
Debut films are always a bit rough around the edges, but Titli is a little too blunt and all too intentionally. Yes his film shows some relevant themes, but you can't be so serious and morose about your subject.
June 27, 2017
Perhaps it is time Bollywood discards the candy floss version of the great Indian family and adopts this more real, searing version.
April 15, 2016
Behl and Katariya wash off the gloss, dishonesty and sentimentality that have clung to depictions of the Indian family and reveal a face that is ugly but also commonplace.
November 19, 2015
You end up feeling for Titli. You want him to break free, and fly away. He shines, and despite its darkness, so does the film. It is harrowing but imperative viewing.
November 19, 2015
Right from the opening scene, Titli snatches you from the safe and secure confines of your home and drops you amidst the violent chaos, caused by the crime inflicting dysfunctional family.
June 18, 2014
Effortlessly blends noirish intrigue with on-location, you-are-there squalor