Remembering Dadasaheb Phalke

Today, we celebrate Dadasaheb Phalke's 148th birth anniversary. Known as the Father of Indian Cinema, Dadasaheb Phalke is credited with 95 movies and 27 short films in a career that spanned over 19 years. His debut film, Raja Harishchandra  (1913) is considered as India's first full-length feature film. Some of his other works include Mohini Bhasmasur (1913), Lanka Dahan (1917), Kaliya Mardan (1919),… Continue reading Remembering Dadasaheb Phalke

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My Wish: Let My Photographs Bear Witness

This excerpt is taken from the TED 2007 Talk My Wish: Let My Photographs Bear Witness by James Nachtwey. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AGKZhNK_pHw "I saw that the free flow of information represented by journalism, specifically visual journalism, can bring into focus both the benefits and the cost of political policies. It can give credit to sound decision-making, adding momentum to success. In… Continue reading My Wish: Let My Photographs Bear Witness

World Book Day

Here are some of our favourite quotes about books: “Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.” ― Groucho Marx, The Essential Groucho: Writings For By And About Groucho Marx “I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any… Continue reading World Book Day