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Birmingham Indian Film Festival: Bird of Dusk

  • mac Birmingham Cannon Hill Park, Queen's Ride Birmingham, B12 9QH United Kingdom (map)
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+ Q&A with director Sangeeta Datta and guests.

A fearless, elegant and poetic insight into the career and private life of the late and legendary director Rituparno Ghosh, who we are proud to say attended our festival in our early days.

Sangeeta Datta’s film invites reflections by some of Indian cinemas finest actors and filmmakers who recall Ghosh’s impact on their lives including Sharmila Tagore, Aparna Sen, Arjun Rampal, Nandita Das and Prasenjit Chatterjee. These are montaged with Ghosh’s films and his interviews depicting amongst other things an artist’s relationship to their beloved city Kolkata and a personal crusade to find their non-gender specific identity.

Part of Bagri Foundation Birmingham Indian Film Festival (BIFF).

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