Year of India Event: Representing South Asia on Film -- Part II
Amy Winter, director of QC’s Godwin-Ternbach Musuem, introduces one of the most celebrated films of the Parallel Cinema movement, Aparajito. The second in the Apu Trilogy directed by acclaimed filmmaker Satyajit Ray, it follows Apu as he leaves home for school, experiencing the tensions between his family ties and the freedoms of a world in social change. Aparajito is based on fiction by renowned Bengali writer Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay and features an original score by Ravi Shankar.
Hosted by the Godwin-Ternbach Museum
February 13, 2013
65-30 Kissena Boulevard
Paul Klapper Hall