Re-inventing Bollywood

Re-inventing Bollywood

Presented as part of the EAST festival

Fri 6 – Sun 15 March (private View Thurs 5 March, 7.00pm) ‘ Mezzanine ‘ FREE

A photographic and poster exhibition that tells the story of women and Indian cinema. Re-inventing Bollywood represents the cinematic journey that has helped to make women visible in film, in front and behind the camera. It provides a rare insight at the values of Hindi cinema, Bollywood and beyond.

The exhibition runs alongside the Tongues on Fire film festival.

Tongues on Fire Asian Film Festival

Wed 11 and Thurs 12 March ‘ 7.30pm ‘ £7, £5.50 concs

Tongues On Fire Asian Film Festival is dedicated to expressing the drive and spirit of Asian cinema cultures of South Asia. It provides a unique international platform for Asians working in film and media around the world. Tongues on Fire presents a series of innovative and inspiring documentaries relating to South Asian issues.

Tongues On Fire – Short Film Competition
Wed 11 March ‘ Screen 2

Tongues On Fire present their annual short film competition of award-winning films. The judges will be present along with film and industry specialists for a networking reception afterwards. This event will also be hosted by the multi-talented Riz Ahmed, of Channel 4’s ‘Britz’ who will MC on the night and Nerm from BBC Asian Network and Radio 1 who will bring his unique Eastern electronica mixing skills to this exciting event.

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Tongues On Fire – Documentaries
Thurs 12 March ‘ Screen 3

Tongues on Fire presents an innovative and inspiring intelligent series of documentaries relating to South Asian issues at Rich Mix. Screenings will be followed by a Q&A session with the films’ cast and crew.

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Re-inventing Bollywood
Presented as part of the EAST festival
Fri 6 – Sun 15 March ‘ Mezzanine ‘ FREE

A photographic and poster exhibition that tells the story of women and Indian cinema. Re-inventing Bollywood represents the cinematic journey that has helped to make women visible in film, in front and behind the cameras. It provides a rare insight at the values of Hindi cinema, Bollywood and beyond.

Region: All
Start Date: 06/03/2009
End Date: 15/03/2009
Start Time: 9.00am
Website: http://www.richmix.org.uk/aandc_beyondbolly.htm
Press Tickets: Not Available
Sponsorship: Not Available
 
Press Tickets:
Name: Susan Simmonds
Phone: 020 7613 7490