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  • Where: Mumbai & New Delhi
    When: March 15-22, 2012

     

    Schedule Of Events

    All events are free and many are open to the public - please check details before planning to attend.

    MUMBAI 
    March 15
    UPDATED: 4:45 PM:  SOMEWHERE BETWEEN and Q&A with Linda Goldstein Knowlton
    FICCI Frames at Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel, #2 & 3B, Near Chinmayan and Ashram, Powai , Mumbai, India 400 087

    March 16
    9am-4pm: ANOTHER EARTH, BEGINNERS, BRAN NUE DAE, BUCK
    Pelicula Auditorium, Whistling Woods International, Film City Rd, Goregaon (East), Mumbai-400065, Maharashtra, India
     
    9am: ON THE ICE
    11am: UNFINSHED SPACES
    1pm: GRBAVICA
    3pm: THE GREEN WAVE
    5pm: SOMEWHERE BETWEEN
    7pm: BEGINNERS 
    Karma Foundation Hall, Whistling Woods International, Film City Rd, Goregaon (East), Mumbai-400065, Maharashtra, India

    1:30pm:  SENNA and Q&A with filmmaker Asif Kapadia
    FICCI Frames at Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel, #2 & 3B, Near Chinmayanand Ashram, Powai , Mumbai, India 400 087

    4:00pm –6:00pm: SOMEWHERE BETWEEN with Q&A
    6:00pm – 7:00pm: Documentary  workshop with Linda Goldstein Knowlton
    Pelicula Auditorium, Whistling Woods International, Film City Rd, Goregaon (East), Mumbai-400065, Maharashtra, India

    March 17
    9am-4pm: GRBAVICA, THE GREEN WAVE, ON THE ICE, UNFINISHED SPACES
    Pelicula Auditorium, Whistling Woods International, Film City Rd, Goregaon (East), Mumbai-400065, Maharashtra, India

    9am: BRAN NUE DAE
    11am: BUCK
    1pm: ANOTHER EARTH
    3pm: BEGINNERS
    5pm: SENNA
    7pm: BRAN NUE DAE 
    Karma Foundation Hall, Whistling Woods International, Film City Rd, Goregaon (East), Mumbai-400065, Maharashtra, India

    4:00pm – 6:00pm: SENNA with Q&A
    6:00pm – 7:00pm: Documentary workshop with Asif Kapadia (Moderator: Harish Samtani)
    Pelicula Auditorium, Whistling Woods International, Film City Rd, Goregaon (East), Mumbai-400065, Maharashtra, India

    NEW DELHI
    March 18
    7pm: Screening SOMEWHERE BETWEEN with Q&A
    Habitat World, IHC, The Stein Auditorium, Lodhi Road, New Delhi (Entry from gate no. 3) - public invited to attend

    9:15pm:  Reception Dinner, Silver Oak Lawn, Habitat World, IHC
     
    March 19
    10:00am: SENNA with Q&A
    Amity University, Sector-125, Noida, - 201 301 (UP)
     
    (CANCELLED DUE TO STUDENT STRIKE) 10:00am: SOMEWHERE BETWEEN with Q&A
    Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi, Delhi 110 067, India

    6pm: SENNA with documentary workshop 
    The American Center, 24 Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi, India 110001 - public invited to attend

    March 20
    9:30am: SENNA / Q&A to follow with filmmaker Asif Kapadia (Hindi Subtitles)
    The American Center, 24 Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi, India 110001 - FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

    2pm: SOMEWHERE BETWEEN / Q&A to follow with filmmaker Linda Goldstein Knowlton
    Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi  110001 - PRIVATE EVENT

    7pm: SENNA / Q&A to follow with filmmaker Asif Kapadia
    Kunzum Travel Café, Hauz Khas Village 110001 - PRIVATE EVENT

    March 21
    9:30am: SOMEWHERE BETWEEN -- PRIVATE EVENT
    Lady Shri Ram All-Girls College, New Delhi

    2:30pm: SOMEWHERE BETWEEN (Schedule TBD)
    Aligarh Muslim University, AMU auditorium

    March 22
    11am: SOMEWHERE BETWEEN / Q&A to follow with filmmaker Linda Goldstein Knowlton
    JIMS, Rohini, Sector 5, Rohini, New Delhi - PRIVATE EVENT

    7:00pm: SOMEWHERE BETWEEN / Q&A to follow with filmmaker Linda Goldstein Knowlton
    Epicentre at Apparel House, Sector 44, Gurgaon  - FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

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  • Program Collaborators

    Mumbai Mantra

    Mumbai Mantra is the media vertical of Mahindra Group, one of India's largest Industrial conglomerates. Mumbai Mantra is actively evaluating opportunities in content and infrastructure in the domestic as well as international media and entertainment space. It presented last year's Indian National Award winning Best Feature Film, Antaheen. Mumbai Mantra has recently co-produced the film adaptation of Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” directed by critically acclaimed director Julie Taymor and starring Helen Mirren. Mumbai Mantra has entered into a partnership with the Sundance Institute for the establishment of the Mumbai Mantra|Sundance Institute Screenwriters Lab which shall become an annual event in India, and the Sundance Institute|Mahindra Global Filmmaking Award to be awarded annually at the Sundance Film Festival.

    Embassy of the United States, New Delhi, India/The American Center

    The U.S. Embassy in New Delhi is one of the largest U.S. diplomatic missions in the world, a reflection of the importance the United States places on its relationship with India. The Embassy represents 17 U.S. federal government agencies, from the U.S. Department of State to the Federal Aviation Administration. The Embassy coordinates the activities of four consulates -- in Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai and Hyderabad - ensuring that the U.S.-India relationship is strong throughout the country. The Embassy also maintains a Virtual Consulate through its web site serving residents of Bangalore.

    Enlighten Films

    Enlighten is an arts-media organisation committed to creating, disseminating, exhibiting and preserving all forms of the arts.

    Enlighten was founded in 2007 to screen movies that truly affect the audience, enhances their dreams (or their nightmares), and welcomes them into an alternate reality. This idea has evolved into and organization which helps great art meet great audiences across platforms.

    The work of Enlighten falls into four main areas: Society, Retail, Workroom, and Digital.
    http://www.enlighten.co.in/

    Whistling Woods International

    Founded by one of the India's leading filmmakers – Subhash Ghai and is promoted by Mukta Arts Limited & Filmcity Mumbai. Whistling Woods International(WWI) is Asia's largest Film, Television, Animation and Media Arts institute, providing world-class education in all technical and creative aspects of filmmaking and television.

    Whistling Woods has also been rated amongst the top 10 film schools in the world by 'The Hollywood Reporter'. WWI was the youngest school to be featured in that list.

    The WWI Mumbai campus of 20-acres is located inside Mumbai's film & television production hub 'Filmcity', and offers courses that vary in duration from 1 year to 3 years, both full-time and part time in nature. All the major specializations of the Media & Entertainment industry are catered to, including Acting, Animation, Cinematography, Direction, Editing, Producing, Screenwriting, Sound and Media Studies. WWI also offers India's first MBA in Media & Entertainment and India's first MBA in Media & Communication.

    With the Mumbai campus operational since July 2006 and the student body having grown from 90 to 350 over 3 years, WWI is strongly looking at expansion both in terms of course verticals and campuses.

     

    Venues

    FICCI Frames

    FRAMES is a three day global convention covering the entire gamut of Media & Entertainment like Films, Broadcast (TV & Radio), Digital Entertainment, Animation, Gaming, Visual Effects, etc. with nearly 2000 Indian and 800 foreign delegates encompassing the entire universe of media and entertainment expected to attend the event.

    Whistling Woods International

    Founded by one of the India's leading filmmakers – Subhash Ghai and is promoted by Mukta Arts Limited & Filmcity Mumbai. Whistling Woods International(WWI) is Asia's largest Film, Television, Animation and Media Arts institute, providing world-class education in all technical and creative aspects of filmmaking and television.

    Whistling Woods has also been rated amongst the top 10 film schools in the world by 'The Hollywood Reporter'. WWI was the youngest school to be featured in that list.

    The WWI Mumbai campus of 20-acres is located inside Mumbai's film & television production hub 'Filmcity', and offers courses that vary in duration from 1 year to 3 years, both full-time and part time in nature. All the major specializations of the Media & Entertainment industry are catered to, including Acting, Animation, Cinematography, Direction, Editing, Producing, Screenwriting, Sound and Media Studies. WWI also offers India's first MBA in Media & Entertainment and India's first MBA in Media & Communication.

    With the Mumbai campus operational since July 2006 and the student body having grown from 90 to 350 over 3 years, WWI is strongly looking at expansion both in terms of course verticals and campuses.

    Habitat World, IHC

    Located in the heart of the city, Habitat World (as the hospitality facilities at IHC are known), boasts of the country's most comprehensive Convention Centre with 20 function rooms along with a club with 58 rooms, a fitness centre, 6 restaurants and 4 performance venues for cultural and entertainment programmes.  It is operated by Old World Hospitality Pvt. Ltd.

    Since its opening in 1997, Habitat World has held between three and four cultural events every day - be it theatre, music concerts, dance performances, films, talks or open fora and has seen some of the most illustrious names in the world participating in its cultural calendar. The Habitat Film Club is the foremost of its kind showing over 100 quality films annually and arranging regular interactions with filmmakers and actors. Habitat World serves over 5000 meals daily, hosts over 6000 conferences and banquets each year and organizes over 1000 live cultural events annually making it India's largest foodservice and entertainment destination.  www.habitatworld.com

    Amity University

    Amity University is one of the leading private universities in the country. With a hi-tech campus, over 10000 students on its campus, the screening will be organized in the F-2 auditorium, one of the largest campus auditoria in NCR.

    Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan(BVB)

    An internationally reputed institution dedicated to the promotion of education and culture. From small beginning, the Bhavan has grown into a great intellectual, cultural and educational movement with 112 Kendra in India, 8 overseas Centers (in United Kingdom, United States of America, Canada, Portugal,

    South Africa, Kuwait, Mexico and Australia) and 280 constituent institutions, besides a number of affiliated colleges.

    Hauz Khas Village

    One of the hottest cultural hubs of New Delhi, and is generally thought of as the 'Greenwich of New Delhi' with various small locations inside it devoted to alternative media publishing, film screenings, graffiti art, ancient memorabilia and impromptu performances by buskers.

    is one of the largest and the most prestigious universities in the city. Known as the center of student politics in the country, it is home to the School of Art and Aesthetics, which is thought of as the primary educational institution of film theory in the city.

    Aligarh Muslim University

    Home to an auditorium with seating up to 3000 and Asia's largest library. With more than 30000, students, about 1400 teachers and some 6000 non-teaching staff on its rolls, it has 12 faculties comprising a wide spectrum of academic disciplines (95 departments, 5 institution and 13 centres) and 18 halls of residence with 73 hostels. The University offers 325 courses.

    Jawaharlal University

    One of the largest and the most prestigious universities in the city. Known as the center of student politics in the country, it is home to the School of Art and Aesthetics, which is thought of as the primary educational institution of film theory in the city.

    Epicentre, Gurgaon

    The centre for excellence in the visual and performing arts as well as a convention destination in National Capital Region of Delhi. It is operated by Old World Hospitality Pvt. Ltd.

    A centre for the culturatti it boasts of an auditorium, an art gallery, a world-cuisine restaurant, an amphitheatre and conference rooms. It also has a 40,000 sq ft hall - the largest and the only such venue in Gurgaon.

    Epicentre hosts a cultural event a day, throughout the year. These include theatre shows, music concerts, dance performances, films, workshops, festivals, talks or open fora.  www.epicentre.co.in

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