The inaugural issue of the publication and one that outlays its concerns – screen culture, the dynamics of the film society movement, their active documentation – most actively. It attempts to achieve this through a roundtable with film society activists, the first part of a report from a panel on film restoration organized in Mumbai, a listing of film society screenings in erstwhile Delhi, and a rare rendition of the notes compiled by B.D. Garga on his own collection.
|In this Issue|
An overview of the filmography of American filmmaker, Jon Jost.
An interview with Sanjay Joshi, the convenor of the nationwide 'Cinema of Resistance' movement and its various intricacies.
Various commentators discuss the notion of the film society in the context of a rapidly advancing, evolving narrative of film viewership.
A report from Films Division's celebration of hundred years of experimentation in Indian Cinema.
The first part of a lengthy transcript of a panel on film preservation and restoration, organised at the Mumbai Film Festival
Umbra 1 | August 2013
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