An impressionistic portrayal of short film making by a short film maker. The film explores the process, ideas and context of documentary filmmaking in India at the time – art or documentation of reality.
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Among my top 10 favourite Indian films, an essay that is both very funny and probing. Films Division had two of the best Indian filmmakers in Pramod Pati and SNS Sastry. Where has this school of Indian cinema gone? Now all we seem to be making are realist-humanist films and India-exotica. :/