- DATE & TIME: 10-November-2018 Saturday, 7:00 PM
- WHERE: FCC Auditorium
FCC FILM CLUB AND INDIAN FILM INSTITUTESatyajit Ray (1921-1992): An Indian filmmaker, screenwriter, graphic artist, music composer and author. Regarded as one of the greatest filmmakers of the 20th century. Made 36 films, and received scores of honours and awards. Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa had said of him: "Not to have seen the cinema of Ray means existing in the world without seeing the sun or the moon."
(1955. Bengali with English subtitles. 126 minutes)
at 7pm on Saturday, November 10, 2018
at FCC AUDITORIUM
(AB-19 Mathura Road, Opposite Gate 7, Pragati Maidan. New Delhi-110001).
You are cordially invited.
S Venkat Narayan
Pather Panchali: Based on Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay's classic novel of the same name. Ray's first film, took him three years to make for want of funds. He even had to pawn his wife's jewellery to raise money. Music is composed by Ravi Shankar. When released in 1955, the film promptly put Ray and India on the world's cinematic map. Received dozens of awards. Restored twice.