Film Circle Screening

Maqbool

(Hindi/2003/132 min/35mm)

2022-08-06

Director : Vishal Bhardwaj, The Scottish tragedy ‘Macbeth’ set in the contemporary underworld of India’s commercial capital; two corrupt, fortune telling policemen take the roles of the weird sisters, and “Duncan” is Abbaji, the head of a crime family.

Stage Fright

(English/1950/110min/35mm)

2022-08-13

Director : Alfred Hitchcock, A struggling actress tries to help a friend prove his innocence when he’s accused of murdering the husband of a high-society entertainer.

Mausam

(Hindi/1975/156min/35mm)

2022-08-20

Director : Gulzar, After getting intimate with Chanda, Amarnath leaves for Kolkata with the promise of marriage. Years later, he discovers her daughter, who has landed in a brothel and tries to give her a better life.

Zagreb School Animation Shorts

(Croatian/Various years/Approx. 30min/Digital)

2022-08-27

In four decades, Zagreb Film of Yugoslavia produced 600 animated films, winning more than 400 international awards. The studio quickly became famous for a unique animation style that became known as "the Zagreb school." One of the pioneering distinctions was that its filmmakers wrote, designed, and directed their own films, resulting in boldly entertaining cartoons unified in design, tone and message.

A Bomb Was Stolen

(Wordless/1961/65min/35mm)

2022-08-27

Director : Ion Popescu-Gopo, A dialogue free Romanian science-fiction spycomedy that draws upon farce, satire and surrealism as it subversively deconstructs the spy thriller with the protagonist's accidental discovery of a nuclear suitcase bomb and the subsequent fight over ownership between the rival powers of the criminals and the military.