Launch of Bollywood Cinema Kaleidoscope by Shoma A. Chatterjee and 16 Frames by Amitava Nag
News Desk, News Nation 360 : Crossed Arrows published two new books on Indian Cinema Industry, Bollywood Cinema Kaleidoscope by Shoma A. Chatterjee and 16 Frames by Amitava Nag in Kolkata. Bollywood Cinema Kaleidoscope is really a challenge to put together an introduction to a collection of essays than it is to write the essays and this despite having penned several books on Indian Cinema and written an Introduction to most of them. This book is aimed at offering an insight into different aspects of Bollywood cinema that need highlighting now for the future as an archival collection of concepts, ideas, realities and ideologies. 16 Frames is a collection of 16 critical articles on cinema analyzing the different trends and intertextualizing cinema with the other art forms. The short and crisp multilayered to raise the curiosity of the reader and are likely to fascinate her with the originality of the subjects dealt with. The releasing occasion was graced by the presence of Bengali Cinema’s numero uno Prosenjit Chatterjee as Chief Guest along with two very young directors Ranjan Ghosh and Sudeshna Nag.
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Report : Anustup Kundu