The latest addition to the Museum’s film programme is Movies @ the Museum, curated by film-maker and cinematographer, Avijit Mukul Kishore, and architect and urban designer Rohan Shivkumar.
‘Movies @ the Museum’ is a monthly screening programme launching from April 2015. The programme will include films and videos made in different genres – documentary, fiction, animation and visual art. Film, art and academic practitioners will be invited from time to time to engage in discussion on their work.
Dr Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum
Veermata Jijabai Bhonsle Udyan, (Rani Baug) 91/A, Dr. Ambedka
The screening will begin with a short film about Dadasaheb Phalke made by Prof. Satish Bahadur, followed with the film ‘Rangbhoomi’. Kamal Swaroop will be present to introduce the film and for the Q&A that follow.
Welcome address: Tasneem Zakaria Mehta, Honorary Director and Managing Trustee of the Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum
Introduction: Avijit Mukul Kishore and Rohan Shivkumar, curators of Movies @ the Museum
Screening: A short film about Dadasaheb Phalke, followed by the film Rangbhoomi Kamal Swaroop, Director, will be present to introduce the film and for the Q&A that follow.