Address

This event has several locations

Please visit the website of IIAS for more information

Website

iias.asia

Partner(s)

International Institute for Asian Studies, Universiteit Leiden, Leiden University Institute for Area Studies

21-24 February - Reframing Cinema – A Festival of Neo-Realist Classics from India

A four-day film festival (21-24 Feb.) of nine films by master auteurs from India. The festival will close with a masterpiece by Sri Lankan neo-realist James Lester Peries and an Expert’s Panel. Drinks at the ends of each day.

Venues 

21 February: Lipsius room 147, Cleveringaplaats 1, Leiden
22, 23, 24 February: IIAS Conference Room, Rapenburg 59, Leiden

Registration: please let us know which days you are coming via  reframingcinema@gmail.com

Programme and information: http://iias.asia/event/reframing-cinema-festival-neo-realist-classics-india

Films
Pather Panchali/ Song of the Little Road (1955/dir. Satyajit Ray)
Mahanagar/The Big City (1963/dir. Satyajit Ray)
Bhuvan Shome (1969/dir. Mrinal Sen)
Meghe Dhaka Tara/The Cloud Capped Star (1960/dir. Ritwik Ghatak)
Pyaasa / Thirsty (1957/dir. Guru Dutt)
Titash Ekti Nadir Naam/ A River Called Titas (1973/dir. Ritwik Ghatak)
Charulata (1964/dir. Satyajit Ray)
Jalsaghar/ The Music Room (1958/dir. Satyajit Ray)
Gamperaliya/ Changes in the Village (1963/dir. Lester James Peries)

Expert’s Panel
Dr. Sanjukta Sunderason, Leiden University
Dr. Rituparna Roy, Leiden University College, The Hague
Dr. Philippe Peycam, Director, International Institute of Asian Studies (IIAS)

Organisation: Leiden University Institute for Area Studies (LIAS); International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS); Asian Modernities and Traditions (AMT), Modern South Asia Seminar (MSAS)