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In Search of Guru Dutt

[ In Search of Guru Dutt ]

Director:Nasreen Munni Kabir

Drama Documentary

10/30 10:40-

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84min English, Hindi Color | 1989 UK | 

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Documentary to follow the life of the legendary director Dutt in the Indian film history. (Supported by Japan Foundation)


Guru Dutt, who committed suicide in 1964 at age 39, had a distinguished career as a director, actor and producer of such masterpieces as Pyaasa (1957) and Kaagaz Ke Phool (1959). The film traces back the life of the man through his work and a series of interviews with his family and close friends, offering the portrait of the man as a person and an artist and bringing out the general conditions of the film world of his day.

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10/30 10:40 - 12:04 (84min.)

Advance Tickets ¥1300(Tax included) |Tickets at the Door ¥1300(Tax included)

Special student admission tickets at the door: ¥500(Tax included)


* Please note that the screening schedule, Q&A and Greeting from the Stage are subject to change. The stage appearances of guests and scheduled closing time of the show may change according to circumstances.

* Advance Tickets can be purchased by telephone/internet and from convenience stores (Seven-Eleven, CircleKSunkus, Lawson) and playguide on First-come basis.

* Please be forewarned that the number of Tickets at the Door is limited. Tickets at the Door can be only purchased two tickets per person. You are kindly requested not to form a queue before the theater in the late-evening.

Nasreen Munni Kabir

Produced and directed a documentary about Indian movies for Channel 4, UK. As a well-known researcher, he coordinated an Indian film exhibition held at the Pompidou Center in Paris in 1983.

Producer/Director : Nasreen Munni Kabir
Photograph : Peter Chappell
Sound : Ashley McDuffie
Editor : Martin Roche
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