Film Screening

Date/Time Event
27/01/2017
5:30 pm
FILM SCREENING - The Talking Rocks of Badami

FILM SCREENING – The Talking Rocks of Badami: The film explores the awesome rock-cut sculptures of the Badami caves in the Bijapur district of Karnataka. Created under western Calukya king Mangalesha in the sixth century CE, the sculptures are celebrated as the wonderful workmanship of our country.

Director: R.Bhartadhari Duration: 52 minutes.

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
13/01/2017
5:30 pm
FILM SCREENING - Nada Nagar na Ujaro

FILM SCREENING – Nada Nagar na Ujaro: This is a biographical documentary on Padma.Shri Asgari Begum documented during her last days. The film is a unique blend of nostalgic talks with rare drupad gayiki of Gwalior Gharana. She was one of the few drupad singers of her time and depicted very different style which gave her space in the world of classical music.

Director: Mr. Shyam Sharma Duration: 1 hour and 10 minutes.

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
23/12/2016
5:30 pm
Turning the Tide - The Fisher Folk of Tamil Nadu

Turning the Tide – The Fisher Folk of Tamil Nadu the boatmen of Tamil Nadu, while observing the season Wadai (September-February), catch fish and sing songs. They predict the ocean currents just by looking at the colour of the clouds. The documentary highlights their lifestyle through their cultural and rituals.
Director: S.Vijay Gopal Duration: 58 minutes

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
09/12/2016
5:30 pm
The Fishermen and Boatmen of Kerala

The Fishermen and Boatmen of Kerala: Kerala, the God’s own country has a great heritage of boatmen culture. From Kochi to Kollam, different types of boats, houseboats and different types of nets are used to catch fish. The film focuses on the lifestyle and the traditions of these people.
Director: S.Vijay Gopal Duration: 58 minutes

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
05/12/2016
All Day
IGNCA's film Leela in Kheria has been selected in Delhi International Film Festival

IGNCA’s film Leela in Kheria has been selected in Delhi International Film Festival, 2016. The film will be screened at New Delhi Municipal Corporation, Convention Centre, Parliament Street, Hanuman Road Area, Connaught Place, New Delhi – 110001 (opposite Jantar Mantar ).
Time: 12:00 Noon


Venue:  New Delhi Municipal Corporation, Convention Centre, Parliament Street, Hanuman Road Area, Connaught Place, New Delhi
25/11/2016
5:30 pm
Behind the Mask

Behind the Mask – The film tries to decipher the Vasnava, Buddhist, monastic and the oral community traditions behind masks.It presents the social, theological,and iconographical contexts of masks in North-East India. The 54 minute film is directed by Sanjeev Bhattacharya.

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
11/11/2016
5:30 pm
On the occasion of Education Day, Film screening of Aashiq-e -Vatan: Maulana Azad.

On the occasion of Education Day, Film screening of Aashiq-e -Vatan: Maulana Azad.
The film, in the form of a Docu-drama, on the life of Maulana Azad will be screened in connection with the Birth Anniversary of Maulana Azad which falls on 11th November, 2016. Directed by Dr. Lovlin Thadani, the film runs for 1 hour and 55 minutes.

Contact No. : 23388815

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Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, C.V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi
28/10/2016
5:30 pm
Dakshina Kannada - land of the Mother Goddess

The film explores the rich tradition of Mother Goddess worship, transcending all communities and castes in south Karnataka.
Director: Jai Chandiram
Duration: One hour 20 minutes

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
23/09/2016
5:30 pm
Kathakali - the art form of Kerala Part - II

Film Screening: Kathakali – the art form of Kerala Part – II: The second part of the film focuses on the actual performances of Kathakali and traces the primary languages of communication in Kathakali – the sound and Mudra. The documentary highlights the RASAS to depict the eight major expressions which are interlinked and spring from one another.
Director: N.Radhakrishnan . Duration: One hour, English

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
09/09/2016
6:30 pm
Screening of a Sanskrit film - Ishti

Ishti literally means search for self, yaga, etc. The film is the first in Sanskrit with a social theme.

Contact No. : 23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, C.V. Mess, New Delhi
09/09/2016
5:30 pm
Kathakali - the art form of Kerala Part - I

Film Screening: Kathakali – the art form of Kerala Part – I: The film traces the masters of the Kathakali tradition and shows disciples getting initiated into this dynamic art of storytelling. This involves the vibrant exercises for breath control and oil massages for stimulating the body, the training to co-ordinate eyes, hands and body movements. The basic repertoire of Kathakali through five salutations and dance is presented in the film.

Director: N.Radhakrishnan. Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes, English.

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
26/08/2016
5:30 pm
Revisiting Bhand Pather


The film presents a historical and cultural perspective on the endangered Art form Bhand Pather , the traditional folk theatre of Kashmir. It is an age- old oral tradition, handed down intangibly from one generation to the other.
Director: M.K.Raina
Duration: 55 minutes, Narration: English/Hindi.

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
12/08/2016
5:30 pm
Legacy of Tana Bhagat

The film, in the docudrama format, is on Tana Bhagat( 1888-1918), a social reformer and a community leader of Chota Nagpur ( Jharkhand). He fought against superstitions prevalent among tribal and preached non-violence. Tana led tana panthis to revolt against British.
Director: Saurabh Kishore
Duration: 62 minutes, Narration: Hindi


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
22/07/2016
5:30 pm
FILM SCREENING (2 Films)

1. Folk Tradition of Rama-Katha in North East India

Ramayana is an epic that has been transported and transplanted into various languages and cultures. The film is a journey through the north-east, where irrespective of cultural differences; Rama’s story has been accepted and at times rewritten, to get a feel of their own social and cultural milieu.

Director: Bappa Ray
Duration: 30 minutes, English

2. Kumaoni Ramlila Ek Durlabh Parampara: The film focuses on the Ramlila tradition in Kumaon region.
Director: Himanshu Joshi , Duration : 45 minutes. Narration is in Hindi

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
08/07/2016
5:30 pm
FILM SCREENING

The Magic of Making: The film is on the life and works of K.G.Subramanyan, one of the foremost figures in modern Indian art and culture. The film explores the motivation for the various mediums used by the artist.

Director: Goutam Ghose
Duration: 103 minutes, English.

Contact No. : 011-23388815

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/557474/tribute-creative-genius.html


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
24/06/2016
5:30 pm
FILM SCREENING: Konyaks and other Tribes of Nagaland

FILM SCREENING: Konyaks and other Tribes of Nagaland: The film describes the various tribes of Nagaland and underlines the nuances of their lifestyle and belief system.

Director: Sujit Chakraborty
Duration: 57 minutes

Contact No. : 23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
10/06/2016
5:30 pm
FILM SCREENING: Yelhou Jagoi

Yelhou Jagoi is re-enactment of creation also known as Lai-Haroba, a dance form of Manipur. The film highlights the celebration of romantic love of Lord Nongpok and Goddess Panthoibi.

Director: Aribam Syam Sharma
Duration: 35 minutes

Contact No. : 23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
27/05/2016
5:30 pm
FILM CIRCLE SCREENING - Blessings: Guru Drakmar Chaam.

FILM CIRCLE SCREENING – Blessings: Guru Drakmar Chaam.
Director: Rumpa Guin. Duration: 35 minutes.

Guru Drakmar Chaam is a glorious festival of Sikkim, during which a number of Mask-Dances are performed. The film focuses on the significance of these dances and dance-rituals to look after the rich cultural heritage

Contact No. : 23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
13/05/2016
5:30 pm
FILM CIRCLE SCREENING - From Piety to Plenty

Director: Mahesh Tiwari Duration: 36 minutes

The film focuses on the convergence of rituals, showcasing rock-temples and classical elements in the folk deities of Dharamsthala on the Western Ghats of southern Karnataka. It gives a glimpse of the ecclesiastical deliberations, conservation of heritage manuscripts and museum artifacts.

Contact No. : 23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
22/04/2016
5:30 pm
Film Screening: Agha Hashar Ek Parampara

Film Screening: Agha Hashar Ek Parampara – An influential Parsi theatre playwright, Agha Hashar popularized theatre by introducing songs and dialogues with idioms and poetic qualities. His plays were adapted in the silent film era and later as early talkies. The film focuses on his contribution to theatre and cinema.

Director: Dr. G. S. Raina
Duration: 30 minutes

Contact No. : 23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
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