Session Six: Dhrupad/Mani Kaul


An experimental documentary by Mani Kaul inspired by the forms and structures of Dhrupad, an ancient form of classical music originating in Northern India.

Saturday 24 March 2018, 17:00 

Cinema One, ICA: [book here]

Dhrupad, Mani Kaul, India, 1982, 35mm, 74 minutes, Hindi with English subtitles

In collaboration with the Courtisane Film Festival and the Otolith Group, and with the support of Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities

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Session Four: Uski Roti/Mani Kaul

 


Mani Kaul’s first feature, Uski Roti [A Day’s Bread], was a seminal film in defining the formal vocabulary of the New Indian cinema.

Friday 23 March 2018, 20:15

Cinema One, ICA: [book here]

Uski Roti [A Day’s Bread], Mani Kaul, India, 1970, DCP, 110 minutes, Hindi with English subtitles

In collaboration with the Courtisane Film Festival and the Otolith Group, and with the support of Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities and the National Film Development Corporation of India

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