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Aparna Sen completes her new film Sonata

The author here is referring to Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata

Aparna Sen completes her new film Sonata

Wonderfully written...but Shohag Sen is the acting coach of this film, she is not within the celluloid.....!!!!! Wishing Sonata Team all the best for this endeavour !!!

Find The Speaker Within- Public speaking

Enjoyed reading the article and I can completely relate to the fear factor associated with public speaking. I have had similar experiences while doing presentations where my mouth has gone dry and my mind in a tizzy, trying to desperately hunt in the database of my mind for the right words of course :)