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“Religion is taking over public discourse”

16 Jul 2019

The Artistic Director of the 12th International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala (IDSFFK) Bina Paul and filmmaker Madhusree Dutta came together for a conversation at the event held in Thiruvananthapuram between 21-26 June, 2019. They talk about the process of documentary filmmaking; the commercial religious onslaught of religion in public spaces; popular culture; urban spaces and cinema and more.

Bina Paul in conversation with Madhusree Dutta



Courtesy: Indian Cultural Forum

“Religion is taking over public discourse”


The Artistic Director of the 12th International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala (IDSFFK) Bina Paul and filmmaker Madhusree Dutta came together for a conversation at the event held in Thiruvananthapuram between 21-26 June, 2019. They talk about the process of documentary filmmaking; the commercial religious onslaught of religion in public spaces; popular culture; urban spaces and cinema and more.

Bina Paul in conversation with Madhusree Dutta



Courtesy: Indian Cultural Forum

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