Rachel Dwyer, Imtiaz Ali and Sudhir Mishra in conversation with Shubhra Gupta

 

Indian cinema and Bollywood is a key cultural signifier reflecting the social, political and economic dynamics of a diverse country. A stimulating session that deconstructs the mass and manufactured dreams of India and the sense of nationhood they denote. Writer and journalist Imtiaz Ali; Professor of Indian cultures and cinema Rachel Dwyer; and film director Sudhir Mishra in conversation with director and author Shubhra Gupta whose new book Fifty Films That Changed Bollywood has just been released. .