Some Roots Grow Upwards - by Kavita Joshi and Malati Rao
Partners PSBT FILMS SKU: Some Roots Grow Upwards
Ready stock. It can be delivered within 3-5 days. Returns accepted
00:55:00 (hh:mm) , English
|Trailer/ Excerpt Link||
|Filmmaker/s Bio Note/s||Kavita conceptualised and produced Abhiyan, an environment series and also, We the People, a set of Films on Indian ecology. Malati has directed, written and produced fiction and documentary films. She is the recipient of the Margaret McNamara award fromthe World Bank family network for her thesis film. She holds an MFA degree in Film and Media arts from Temple University, Philadelphia and an MA in Mass Communication from Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi. Malati has taught graduate courses in film and screenwriting inIndia and the US. Her television work, including Hospital – the first reality series on Indian TV – has been broadcast on BBC World and Star TV.|
An exploration of Ratan Thiyam’s pathbreaking work in the Theatre of Roots Movement – which draws deeply upon the traditions and the arts of his home state Manipur – and its comment on contemporary society.
|Significant Awards/ Screenings||