SERIES ON DADA SAHEB PHALKE AWARDEES
The Legends - BR Chopra

(English/2019/30 mins)  Savita Oberoi

24-May-2019 | | The Gulmohar hall

Synopsis: BR Chopra was one of the true Giants of Indian Cinema world, post independence era. He was the maestro of socially relevant cinema, a legendary figure whose films have continued to inspire generations. He has made landmark films and serials such as ‘Mahabharata’. This documentary is a biography and traces his personal and professional journey.

Cinematography: Bithin Das,Ajay Nagar

Editing: Naveen Kumar

Writer: Savita Oberoi

Producer: Savita Oberoi

Director Bio: Savita Oberoi is an independent filmmaker who has made a series ‘The Legends' on the Dada Saheb Phalke awardees. ‘Single In The City’, a film that she made for PSBT, examines the notion of freedom from marriage for women in India, challenging the prevailing norms. She has produced and directed a 13 episode series for DD Urdu ‘Aqeedat ke Rang’. She has also made films for NGO’s, the corporate sector and various govt. ministries. She has worked as the programming Head of Focus TV and was the Dean at the Asian School of Cinema, Marwah Studios.

Age Limit: U

Festivals & Awards: Times of India Film Festival