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The Silent by Sharayu Summanwar

August 5, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Silent by Sharayu Summanwar


About the Author: An Army daughter and wife, Sharayu Summanwar graduated from Delhi’s Lady Shri Ram College and went on to a career in Banking. She has been a Consultant with the Confederation of Indian Industries. Her first book, Shaurya, is the story of a war widow, a Veer Nari.


About the Book: The Silent Film is a biography of her illustrious ancestor, Dadasaheb Phalke, the father of Indian cinema. It was released in the centenary year of Indian films by the Government of India. It was later dramatized and presented as a short play at the International Film Festival of India in Goa.


About the Presenter: Latika Padgaonkar is passionate about literature and cinema. She is a journalist, editor and translator. She has taught at Fergusson College and JNU. She was the Executive Editor of Cinemaya: The Asian Film Quarterly and Director of  Cinefan, The Festival of Asian Cinema.


Topic:  The Silent by Sharayu Summanwar

Time: Aug 8, 2021 06:30 PM India


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August 5, 2021
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Nityaasha Foundation