Open Forum

A Festival of Contemporary Political Films   Organised by Film & Television Institute of India and Magic Lantern Foundation Dates: 15, 16 & 17 September 2009 Venue: FTII, Law College Road, Pune 411001 Preview Theatre 15 September 2009, 10:30 to 13:30 Independent Cinema in the Globalized world: Challenges & Possibilities The diverse articulations, practices and contexts that we share with our fellow filmmamkers are invaluable when they are created on…

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Persistence Resistance 2009

A Festival of Contemporary Political Films Organised by
 Magic Lantern Foundation & India International Centre April 17, 18 and 19, 2009; 10 am to 10 pm Entry Free Venue: India International Centre, 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate,
New Delhi 110003 Special focus South Asia The Event What happens when art gets inextricably linked to the politics of subversion and resistance, not only of other art forms but the processes of…

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Persistence Resistance 2009: Schedule

A Festival of Contemporary Political Films Organised by Magic Lantern Foundation & India International Centre Festival Schedule Auditorium 1: IIC Auditorium Night Screening: Fountain Lawns Auditorium 2: IIC Conference Room No. 1 Auditorium 3: Pergola Theme Parlours: Gandhi-King Plaza Filmmakers’ Parlours: Gandhi-King Plaza Seminars: IIC Conference Room No. 2 Installations: IIC Central Lawn & Fountain Video Library: Gandhi King Plaza Note: Schedule subject to last minute changes

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Presentations and Seminars

A Festival of Contemporary Political Films April 17, 18 and 19, 2009; 10 am to 10 pm; Entry Free Venue: India International Centre, 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi 110003 Organised by Magic Lantern Foundation & India International Centre Presentations Ujle Safed Kabootar kuchh nazmein philisteen ke naam Presented by Jana Natya Manch Friday, 17 April, 6:30 PM, Auditorium Palestine, the land that nurtured three great religions, a…

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The Films: Auditorium

A Festival of Contemporary Political Films Organised by Magic Lantern Foundation & India International Centre April 17, 18 and 19, 2009 Entry Free Venue: India International Centre, 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi 110003 Auditorium: IIC Main Auditorium 17th April, 2009 | 14:00:00 | LOCATING RESISTANCE Mahua Memoirs Director: Vinod Raja 82 min, 2007, INDIA Saloo, the bard, and Thirku, the Baiga, take us on a journey through…

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The Films: Conference Room I

A Festival of Contemporary Political Films Organised by Magic Lantern Foundation & India International Centre April 17, 18 and 19, 2009 Entry Free Venue: India International Centre, 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi 110003 Conference Room 1 17th April, 2009 | 11:00:00 | CIRCUMSCRIBED Invisible Director: Roz Mortimer 63 min, 2006, UK ‘Invisible’ tells the story of how man-made chemicals are building up in our bodies and being…

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The Films: Pergola

A Festival of Contemporary Political Films Organised by Magic Lantern Foundation & India International Centre April 17, 18 and 19, 2009 Entry Free Venue: India International Centre, 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi 110003 Pergola 17th April, 2009 | 11:00:00 | CIRCUMSCRIBED The Bee, The Bear And The Kuruba Nanga Jenu Nanga Karadi Nanga Ajja Director: Vinod Raja 63 min, 2001, INDIA “Our forests are marked by our…

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The Films: Fountain Lawns

A Festival of Contemporary Political Films Organised by Magic Lantern Foundation & India International Centre April 17, 18 and 19, 2009 Entry Free Venue: India International Centre, 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi 110003 Fountain Lawn 17th April, 2009 | 20:30:00 View From A Grain Of Sand Director: Meena Nanji 82 min, 2006, USA ‘View From a Grain of Sand’ is a journey through the last 30 years…

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