27 November 2016

Mausam Hai Shayarana - Poetry And Hindi Cinema

with Abbas Tyrewala, Uditanshu Mehta

Presentation and Discussion
27 Nov 2016
10.30 am to 12.30 pm
Gallery, Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan Mumbai, Kala Ghoda
Language: English and Hindi
Entry Free - Open to all first-come-first-seated
Information: +91 22 22027710
Poetry and lyrics have been hand in hand as far as the so called Bollywood Cinema is concerned… The narrative was poetic, the dialogues were poetic and even the treatment was poetic… All for the longest time… Now its only the lyrics that carry the legacy of poetry…
Our host for the morning, Abbas Tyrewala starts by talking about the importance of poetry and lyrics in Hindi Cinema and their current relevance,this will be followed by an audio visual presentation and will culminate with a discussion with representatives from Bollywood which will include a poet, a producer, an actor and a singer!