MM with What About Art?
By mosquitomassala | On 20/08/2021
Samvida Nanda and Viktor Furiani presented a workshop and a Film Screening at "What About Art?" in Bandra, Mumbai.
Workshop: Time Capsule
An Educational Workshop around Video Performances and Projection Mapping
Design of Stage by John Rodrigues
Video Mapping : Viktor Furiani
A selection of short films (ethnographic, experimental, fiction and documentaries).
"One such bedtime story" - by Shivani Kabra - 16min
A boy falls in love with an older woman, and goes to the pharmacy to buy Age.
Dejected when he finds it is out of stock, he chances upon a strange man who tells him about the pool of ageing, that can only be found in his dreams.
But what will the man ask for in return? And will the boy find what he truly seeks?
"Sawali"- by Arya Rothe - 15min
A short fiction film about a girl in her early twenties, who lives a lonely life.
She can't smell, taste or digest any food. She lives with a memory of a story her mother once told her.
The story is about a crow and its shadow.
Slowly her shadow starts eating everything.
It consumes everything in her life.
Till a point where she doesn't know what around her is real, and what is not.
"The craft of Khamisha" - by Samvida Nanda - 7min
Stories by and the story off, Mala Khamisha, a lac-craftsman from Nirona, in Kutch, Gujarat.
Time is not in hours for him, but in the effort of his craft.
"Knife maker's Story/ Storyteller's Knife" by Arya Rothe - 8min
Shot in a remote village called Nana Reha, Kutch, in Gujarat.
It's a story of a knife-maker who once used to be a storyteller...
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