FILMS / DISCUSSION
Cinemas Presents 'Chennapatnam - Impressions...Expressions'. Nagarpuram Aham on 20th August 2006, Sunday.
9:00 am: Premiere screening of short films on some aspects of Chennai
city made by Arunmozhi
1. Sirpigal (4 mins) 2. Triplicane Utsavam - When the Lord Dances
3. Death BeginsGoing.. Going.. Ghana (12 mins)
Arunmozhi is a well known film director with three feature films
and several documentaries. Participated and acclaimed in international
and national festivals.
Conceived and curated by Prasanna Ramaswamy. Complimentary invitations
available at Sathyam Cinemas from 15 August 2006. Open to all.
screenings will be followed by a discussion -
10:00 am.: A Half century of Residence by Ashokamitran, a reading
by P. C. Ramakrishna
10:15 am: This CityOur City. History and some Dreams
- a discussion by Tara Murali, A.Srivathsan and A.R.Venkatachalapathy
11:00 am: The Chennai Music Season- a talk by V.Sriram
A note on the participants -
Ashokmitran is one of the all time great writers in India and a
Sahitya Akademi award winner.
P.C. Ramakrishna is a well known theatre artiste and founder member
of The Madras Players.
Tara Murali and A.Srivathsan architects, city planners and INTACH
A.R.Venkatachalapathy is a social historian and cultural critic
V. Sriram is a music historian