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Screening of Film Velutha Rathrikal (White Nights)

November 25, 2016

Screening of Film Velutha Rathrikal (White Nights)
A Film by Razi, Kerala based Artist and Film-Maker
presented by National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru

screening-of-film-velutha-rathrikal-white-nights-a-film-by-razi-kerala-based-artist-and-film-maker-at-national-gallery-of-modern-art-bengaluruEnglish subtitled Velutha Rathrikal is an independent cinematic adaptation of the eponymous novella ‘white nights’ by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Manu is an artist in search of a new sky, from his troubled past, in a forest settlement. He meets Chelly. a tribal woman from a nearby settlement who bears the burnt from her own share of life. As she awaits the return of her beloved friend Jyothi, Manu gets closer to her. Their brief but intense encounter during the five nights makes the plot of the film, set against the deep woods of Attappadi (near Silent Valley, Palakkad, Kerala) and surroundings.

The director will be present during the screening for an interactive session with the audience.

Screening on Tuesday | 29th November 2016 | 5:00 PM

Venue:
National Gallery of Modern Art,
#NGMA
Manikyavelu Mansion
49, Palace Road,
Bangalore 560 052.

Entry free.

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