Film Circle Screening

Omkara

Hindi/2006/155 min

2019-08-10

Director: Vishal Bhardwaj,  Omkara, is a 2006 Indian crime drama film adapted from Shakespeare’s Othello, co-written and directed by Vishal Bhardwaj. It starred Ajay Devgn, Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor in the lead roles, supported by Vivek Oberoi, Konkona Sen Sharma and Bipasha Basu. The director Vishal Bhardwaj himself composed the entire music for the film, including the background score, with lyrics by Gulzar. The film is set in Meerut, a city in Western Uttar Pradesh.

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose The Forgotten Hero

Hindi/2004/208 min

2019-08-17

Director: Shyam Benegal,  Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero is a 2004 Indian epic biographical war film, written and directed by Shyam Benegal. The film starred an ensemble cast of Sachin Khedekar, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Rajit Kapur, Arif Zakaria, and Divya Dutta, among others. The film depicts the life of the Indian independence leader Subhas Chandra Bose in Nazi Germany: 1941–1943, and In Japanese-occupied Asia 1943–1945, and the events leading to the formation of Azad Hind Fauj.

Come and See

Russian/1986/142 min

2019-08-24

Director: Elem Klimov,  Come and See is a 1985 Soviet war drama thriller film directed by Elem Klimov, with a screenplay written by Klimov and Ales Adamovich based on the 1978 book I Am from the Fiery Village by Adamovich et al. The film stars Aleksei Kravchenko and Olga Mironova.Come and See appears on many lists of films considered the best, and has been ranked by many as one of the greatest war films of all time.

Amma Ariyan

Malayalam/1986/115 min

2019-08-31

Director: John Abraham,  Amma Ariyan (What I want my mother to know) is a 1986 Malayalam film directed by avant-garde filmmaker John Abraham. The story revolves around the incidents following the death of a young Naxalite, upon whose death his friends travel to the village where his mother lives to inform her of the death of her only son.