An informative read about the incredible journey of the independent documentary film movement in India.
Filming Reality explores the autonomous documentary movie circulate in India post-1970s, whilst it all started to procure an id of its personal and lots of motion pictures acquired around the world attractiveness. It analyses amazing documentaries revamped the final 4 many years, together with these through iconic film-makers corresponding to Satyajit Ray, Mani Kaul, Anand Patwardhan; activists equivalent to Rakesh Sharma, Ranjan Palit, Amar Kanwar; feminists reminiscent of Deepa Dhanraj and Madhusree Dutta; and auteurs equivalent to Sanjay Kak, R.V. Ramani and others. that includes a compilation and research of famous and infrequent documentaries, this booklet is of large price to movie buffs, movie students and film-makers.
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