2013-10-23 08:26:33 - Indian Institute for Human Settlements (IIHS), a national education institution committed to the equitable, sustainable and efficient transformation of Indian settlements is organising a documentary film screening at the IIHS Bangalore
Bangalore, October 22, 2013: City Campus on October 25, 2013.
‘The Human Factor’ is a film by Rudradeep Bhattacharjee which tells a fascinating story of the Lords, a Parsi family of musicians who collectively worked for over 60 years in Mumbai’s film orchestras. The documentary also sheds light on a crucial but obscure chapter in the history of Indian cinema. With the centenary year of Indian cinema being celebrated all across the country, this documentary will provide viewers with a subaltern history of Bollywood.
Rudradeep Bhattacharjee is a writer and independent film-maker based in Mumbai. ‘The Human Factor’ is his first feature-length documentary. The documentary had its world premiere at New York Indian Film Festival and in India it was first
premiered at International Documentary & Short Film Festival, Kerala. Additionally, the film has also been screened at festivals including Indisches Filmfestival, Stuttgart and Film Southasia.
This screening is open-to all. Also, as Rudradeep Bhattacharjee will be present at this screening, the audience will have an opportunity to interact with the filmmaker.
Venue: IIHS Bangalore City Campus, No. 197/36, 2nd Main Road, Sadasivanagar, Bengaluru - 560 080
IIHS Contact person: Sandeep Kumar Singh 07676841361
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