Padatik

April 10th, 2013 7:30 PM
Tales of the 1% Film Series
Padatik
(The Guerilla Fighter)
Discussion with Renee Conly
Dir. Mrinal Sen | India | 1973 | 98 min

A university activist on the run from the police finds sanctuary through Party connections in the apartment of an attractive female ad executive who shelters him. Writer/director Mrinal Sen presents the viewer with a scenario in which the main character must clarify himself even at the peril of losing those closest to him.

Renee Conly is an  independent video/film producer and a co-founder of Wachanos Films. Renee has worked with the New York based group ArtMattan Productions that produces the African Diaspora Film Festival

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