SERIES ON DADA SAHEB PHALKE AWARDEES
The Legends - Yash Chopra

(English/2019/60 mins)  Savita Oberoi

24-May-2019 | | The Gulmohar hall

Synopsis: The documentary on Yash Chopra , known as the ‘Sultan of Romance’ who presented love stories in the most enigmatic form, traces his personal and professional journey in the world of Cinema. It examines the life and works of one of the most powerful filmmaker in the industry. His name has come to represent a certain style,not only in filmmaking but in Indian culture itself where his name is synonymous with romance ,glamour and beauty.

Cinematography: Ajay Nagar

Editing: Naveen

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 |MIFF