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Chitra Film Society Movie Event From 4-1-2017 To 5-1-2017

Chitra Film Society
Dr. Annaji Rao Sirur Auditorium Trust
Dear Members,
We are happy to inform you that the following films will be screened at Srijana Dasa Auditorium,Karnatak College Campus,Dharwad
1. HANS AKELA                     Wednesday              4-1-2017            6:15 PM
2. Astu                                      Thursday                  5-1-2017            6:15 PM
Please attend.
1. 1) HANS AKELA  is a documentary on KUMAR GANDHARAVA by Jabbar Patel
 'Hans Akela’  is a 75 minutes documentary on Pandit Kumar Gandharva made by Films Division Govt. of India with interviews with various people - wife, friends, students.
 This will be followed by a documentary on Abdul Rashid Khan which runs for 25 minutes.
2. ASTU / Marathi / Director: Sumitra Bhave & Sunil Suktankar/ Cast: Mohan Aghase, Iravati Harshe, Milind Sonam
Astu is a gentle , simple film that captures an old man in decline — degenerating physically and losing control of his mental faculties as well. It’s about his gradual fading away. It also captures the dilemmas of the family that is losing someone dear, bit by bit, minute by minute, to dementia. Appa, Dr.Chakrapani Shastri is suffering from dementia. His daughter and son-in-law are taking care of him.  One day he disappears.  The film revolves around  the travails of the daughter and her father who is suffering from dementia.