Tag: Nandan

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  • Mrinal Sen — the ‘accidental filmmaker’

    Mrinal Sen — the ‘accidental filmmaker’

    While studying in college, Mrinal Sen joined the cultural wing of the Communist Party. He, however, never participated in active politics. In an interview, the legendary filmmaker had called himself a ‘private Marxist’

    December 31, 2018
  • Mani Ratnam’s son robbed in Italy

    Mani Ratnam’s son robbed in Italy

    Ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam’s son Nandan was robbed in Italy, his mother Suhasini said on Sunday. “SOS anyone near Venice airport? Can you help our son who was robbed in Belunno? He needs to reach airport. Please help,” Suhasini, popular actress and filmmaker, tweeted on Sunday. In a series of tweets, Suhasini sought the help …

    August 28, 2017
  • A story told from the heart

    A story told from the heart

    It was a heart-warming sight at Nandan when hundreds of children assembled to witness a film they could hardly have known anything about. It didn’t have banners like Disney or Spielberg to promise lavishly mounted visuals or dramatic thrills executed with superb craftsmanship that would keep them glued to their seats. Here was an Indian …

    August 5, 2017
  • Sustaining old values

    Sustaining old values

    Out of the darkness of human despair is enkindled a life of hope projected in the two films Kichhukshan and Ei To Jeebon both premiered at Nandan recently. Being the second and maiden vehicles of aspiring young directors, Anaghranjan Pashi and Biplab Sarkar hold the promise of a bright future in the realms of film …

    February 3, 2017