Film Screening

Date/Time Event
27/04/2018
5:30 pm
Gwalior - A journey of Indian Music

The documentary traces the journey of Gwalior gharana from its inception in the 15th century during the rule of Mansingh Tomar ; how it spread in Maharashtra and northern parts of India. It illustrates the nuances of this style of classical music.
Director : Nandit Desai Duration: 50 minutes

Contact No : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
13/04/2018
5:30 pm
Bade Bhai Saheb

The short film is based on the story of the same name by legendary writer Munshi Prem Chand. It brings to the centre the system of education and examinations.The light-hearted comic tale overflows with humor but is laced with an undercurrent of irony.
(30 minutes, Hindi)

Ravi Kalra : Rebirth of a Shravan Kumar

The 25 minute Documentary focuses on the efforts of a person who takes care of the abandoned and destitute. (25 minutes, Hindi)
Director : Kripi Singh


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
09/02/2018
All Day
Film screening of "The Man who Dwarfed the Mountains"

A National Award winning PSBT Documentary

Director : Ruchi Srivastava and Sumit Khanna
Duration : 59 minutes


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
27/01/2018-28/01/2018
6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Fifth edition of Saint Tyagaraja Aradhanai in collaboration with Shanmukhananda Sangeetha Sabha

 27th January from 6pm to 8 pm  – IGNCA Lecture Room, 11, Mansingh Road, N.D.

Carnatic Vocal concert by Sangita Kala Acharya Smt..Alamelu Mani accompanied by R. Sridhar on violin and Kumbakonam N. Padmanaban on Mridangam.

28th January from 10am to 12.30pm – Matighar Lawns, IGNCA
10am to 11am         –  Flute recital and violin recital by local artists
11am to 12.30pm  –  Pancharatna krithis singing by Ms.Alamelu Mani &  accompanists

28th January from 5.45pm -7.45pm pm -IGNCALecture Room, 11, Mansingh Road.
–  Workshop by Ms.Alamelu Mani on Padams and Javalis.

Contact No. :  011-23388155/9717019444


Venue:  IGNCA Lecture Room, 11, Mansingh Road, New Delhi
12/01/2018
5:00 pm
Film Circle Screening - Mukhagni (the last rite)

The short film is a critique on the hypocrisy of the society that kills girl child in the womb and believes in sons as the chosen ones.

Director: Prakash Kumar

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
05/01/2018
4:00 pm
Book Reading Session on 'Yaadon mein Manu Sharma - Pheri Wala Rachnakar'

Speakers :
Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Hon’ble Minister of Culture
Shri Ram bahadur Rai, President, IGNCA Trust.
Shri Rajnath Sharma
Shri Hemant Sharma, Journalist
Shri Janardan Dwivedi, Member, Rajya Sabha

A 10 minutes documentary film on Manu Sharma will also be played.

Contact No  : 011-23388155/ 9716950275


Venue:  IGNCA Conference Room, C.V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi
22/12/2017
5:00 pm
Mudiyettu and Kalamezhuthum Pattum (Ritualistic traditions of Kerala)

Mudiyettu is one of the richest ritualistic traditions of Kerala. A sacred space is created by the drawings of kalamratyam symbolizing creation. The songs, ritualistic performances and the effacing of the drawings have been documented in the film.

Director : N. Radhakrishnan
Duration : 61 minutes

Contact No :  011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
16/12/2017
5:00 pm
Special Screening - Atmasambhava

Gajanan Madhav Muktibodh, born on 13th November 1917, was one of the most prominent Hindi poets of the 20th century. He is widely considered the pioneer of Modern poetry. The short film focuses on the life and works of the renowned poet. The screening will be followed by a lecture and discussion on the film.

Director : Leeladhar Mandloi

Contact No :   011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
08/12/2017
5:00 pm
In search of Alha

The film explores passion for Alha Music, a dying oral tradition of the ballad of Alha-Udal, the common warriors who rose to fame with their velour and compassion for the poor. The geographic spread of the ballad spans through Madhya Pradesh, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.

Director:  Balaka Ghosh
Duration:  63 minutes


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, New Delhi
01/12/2017-03/12/2017
4:30 pm-8:30 pm
Kathakar - International Storytellers Festival in collaboration with Nivesh

Under Bal Jagat Project, IGNCA is organisng a three day international storytellers festival. In which storytellers from United Kingdom, Belgium and Italy are participating and in the Indian Storytelling section, IGNCA has invited Nautanki Group, Shadow Puppet Group, Shri Vishal Bhardwaj, Shri Mohit Chauhan ad Ms. Divya Pathak.

Time : 9.00am -12.30pm (for school children only)

Contact No :-  011-23388155 / 9999088105


Venue:  IGNCA Lawns, 11,Mansingh Road,, New Delhi
28/11/2017-03/12/2017
11:00 am-8:00 pm
Lok Gatha Utsav - Festival of traditional arts and crafts

On the occasion of the birth centenary of Rashtrarishi Nanaji Deshmukh, IGNCA in
collaboration with Deendayal Research Institute is organising Lok Gatha Utsav..

Inauguration on 28th November, 2017 at 5.00pm.

The focus of the festival is on oral epics, ballads, and legends in performance, arts & crafts traditions of folk and tribal communities of India. Around 500 traditional folk artists from all over the country will be invited to present the rich traditional cultural heritage of India built around their narrative traditions. This festival will offer a rich variety of traditional crafts, textiles, martial arts, processional theatre, rituals and stage performances. Besides, there will be special arts and crafts workshops for school children to learn from the Artisans. The inaugural performance is the internationally acclaimed “Manganiyar Seduction” from Rajasthan, choreographed by the famous art director and composer Roysten Abel. Shri Manoj Tiwari, Shri Hans Raj Hans, and Shri Mohit Chauhan will regale the audience with their performances every evening.


Venue:  Matighar Lawns, IGNCA, C. V. Mess, Janpath, -110001, New Delhi
24/11/2017
5:30 pm
Rupa-Pratirup : The Body in Indian Art ( Part-III & IV)

The film introduces a variety of Indian aesthetic mediations on the role of art juxtaposing the art of different regions and communities, folk and classical.

Director : Vijay S Jodha
Duration : 54 minutes

Contact No.  :  011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road,, New Delhi
10/11/2017
5:30 pm
Rupa-Pratirup : The Body in Indian Art ( Part-I & II)

The film introduces a variety of Indian aesthetic mediations on the role of art juxtaposing the art of different regions and communities, folk and classical.

Director :  Vijay S Jodha
Duration:   53 minutes


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road,, New Delhi
27/10/2017
5:30 pm
Film Screening: The History of Emotions and Images

The film brings the glorious history of Indian cinema alive through the extremely valuable stills and posters from the silent era to the early nineties.
Director: Dr. G.S.Raina Duration: 55 minutes
 
Contact No :-  011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, N. Delhi, New Delhi
22/09/2017
5:30 pm
Film Screening: Land of Mother Goddess: Daksina Kannada

The film explores the rich tradition of mother goddess worship, transcending all communities and castes in south Karnataka.
Director: S.S. Rajesh

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes.
(Navratras from 19th September)

Contact No : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, N. Delhi, New Delhi
08/09/2017
5:30 pm
Film Screening: Oral tradition of Vedas

The film unveils the unique recitative methodology of memorizing the Vedic corpus, adopted by ancient seers to ensure its transmission without distortion.

Director: R. Bharathadri
Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes.
(Sanskrit day / Literacy Day on 5th September)
Contact No : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, N. Delhi, New Delhi
26/08/2017
All Day
Hindustani Classical Music Concert

This is the 10th concert under the Bhinn Shadj- Innovative Classical Music Series in collaboration with SPICMACAY.

Bhinn Shadaj is a monthly classical music series initiated by IGNCA, under which artists are requested to present rare ragas and compositions.

Contact No : 011-23388155


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, CV Mess, Janpath, New Delhi 110 001, New Delhi
25/08/2017
5:30 pm
Film screening of Thang-Ta, martial art of Manipur, and Urmi, martial art of Kerala

Film screening of Thang-Ta, martial art of Manipur, and Urmimartial art of Kerala. English 28+29 minutes
(National Sports day on 29th August)

Contact No : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, N. Delhi, New Delhi
14/08/2017
5:30 pm
SPECIAL SCREENING of Legacy of Tana Bhagat

SPECIAL SCREENING of Legacy of Tana Bhagat. (Tana Bhagat was a social reformer who revolted against the British) Hindi 80 minutes

Contact No. : 011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, N. Delhi, New Delhi
11/08/2017
5:30 pm
Film screening of The Hindu Tradition (Part-I- IV)

Film screening of The Hindu Tradition (Part-I- IV). The film shows distinctive expressions of Indian culture. English, 1 hour 40 minutes

Directed by:  Julio Ozan Lavoisier
Contact No. :  011-23388815


Venue:  IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, N. Delhi, New Delhi
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