“Swami Vivekananda – Glimpses of an Extraordinary Life”- A multimedia presentation and play reading in English.
Details: Chitraanjali – Documentary Venue: India Habitat Centre The film is about Polish artist Stefan Norblin , who found a safe place to stay in India during World War II. It shows the journey of the painter, who worked for many Indian royal families like Morvi, Ramgarh and Jodhpur in India before Independence.
Details: Cinemaghar Premieres Cinematheque III Dir.Arun Kuckreja A cinematic quartet comprising Prodigy(Eng/22mins), a film inspired by the “God of cricket” Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar; Smile (Eng/17mins), inspired by the Buddhist chanting mantra ‘Na mu myo ho ren GE kyo’; Life (Eng/6mins), depicting life as a picturesque snowman melting away into the final exit- the abode of God; and Marriage (Eng/22mins) subtly questioning the validity of marriage […]
Details: Sacred Tibet, the Path to Mount Kailash – Documentary Venue: Epicenter, Gurgaon Notes: Very Good, Inspiring, Breathtaking shots of Mount Kailash and Mansarover, Fantastic Music (Paul Horn has won multiple Grammies) Special appearance by HH The Dalai Lama
Details: “Riding Solo to the Top of the World” – Documentary on a solo bike trip to Ladakh and Tea @ Graffitea Venue: ICCR, Lodhi Road and Graffitea, Malviya Nagar Notes: Riding Solo to the Top of the World , directed by Gaurav Jani. Winner of Golden Conch for Best Documentrary film among other awards, this film captures the life of […]
Details: Somewhere Between – Documentary about adopted Chinese girls by US parents Venue: Epicenter, Gurgaon Notes: Moving, Thought Provoking, Excellent
Details: The Buddha – Documentary This documentary for PBS by award-winning filmmaker David Grubin and narrated by Richard Gere, tells the story of the Buddha’s life, a journey especially relevant to our own bewildering times of violent change and spiritual confusion. It features the work of some of the world’s greatest artists and sculptors, who across two millennia, […]