Seniors’ Free Talk: Indian Films & Partition by Lalit Mohan Joshi, Director, SACF, followed by screening of his film Beyond Partition.
Lalit Mohan Joshi will present his film Beyond Partition (UK-India 2006. 65min), which explores the trauma of Partition and its impact on filmmakers including Gulzar and Govind Nihalani (director of Tamas, see below). The film also features directors Sathyu, Shyam Benegal, script writer Shama Zaidi and Sabiha Sumar. Connecting past and present, it highlights issues that impact on Hindu-Muslim and India-Pakistan relations today.