Indian cinema http://kalw.org en A Big Screen Must See http://kalw.org/post/big-screen-must-see <p></p><p>Satyajit Ray is India’s most acclaimed filmmaker.&nbsp; But from Friday, January 17<sup>th</sup>, film lovers in the Bay Area will be able to see something people in India don’t really get to experience anymore. The films of Ray, restored and cleaned, on the big screen.</p><div><div><div id="_com_1" uage="JavaScript"><p>The&nbsp;<a href="http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu" target="_blank">Pacific Film Archive</a>&nbsp;will screen the films of&nbsp;Satyajit&nbsp;Ray starting Jan. 17th.</p></div></div></div><p></p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 14:45:00 +0000 Sandip Roy 38376 at http://kalw.org A Big Screen Must See Indian Cinema Turns 100! http://kalw.org/post/indian-cinema-turns-100 <p></p><p><span style="letter-spacing: 0px; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; line-height: normal; ">On May 3 1913 D G Phalke stunned Indians with Raja Harishchandra, a melodramatic mythological film he called a performance with 57,000 photographs. He hardly imagined he was giving birth to the biggest film industry in the world.</span></p><div>&nbsp;</div> Wed, 15 May 2013 17:05:53 +0000 Sandip Roy 27239 at http://kalw.org Indian Cinema Turns 100!