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THE MACHINE AGE / KIRAN NADAR MUSEUM OF ART / 2 AUGUST – 27 SEPTEMBER / 5 PM

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30. July 2013 by admin
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THE MACHINE AGE / KIRAN NADAR MUSEUM OF ART / 27 SEPTEMBER / 5 PM

TRAFFIC / 1971 / JACQES TATI / 5 PM In Trafic, Hulot is a bumbling automobile designer who works for Altra, a Paris auto plant. He, along with a truckdriver and a publicity agent (Maria Kimberly), takes a new camper-car … Continue reading

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THE MACHINE AGE / KIRAN NADAR MUSEUM OF ART / 20 SEPTEMBER / 5 PM

HUMAIN, TROP HUMAIN / 1973 / LOUIS MALLE / 5 PM A documentary study of the automotive industry, focusing on the manufacturing process at a Citroen factory. – NewWaveFilm 75 mins, Colour, DVD

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THE MACHINE AGE / KIRAN NADAR MUSEUM OF ART / 13 SEPTEMBER / 5 PM

RED DESERT / 1964 / MICHELANGELO ANTONIONI / 5 PM Michelangelo Antonioni’s panoramas of contemporary alienation were decade-defining artistic events, and Red Desert, his first color film, is perhaps his most epochal. This provocative look at the spiritual desolation of … Continue reading

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THE MACHINE AGE / KIRAN NADAR MUSEUM OF ART / 6 SEPTEMBER / 5 PM

BLUE COLLAR / 1978 / Paul Schrader / 5 PM A trio of Detroit auto workers, two black—Zeke Brown (Pryor) and Smokey James (Kotto)—and one white—Jerry Bartowski (Keitel) are fed up with mistreatment at the hands of both management and … Continue reading

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THE MACHINE AGE / KIRAN NADAR MUSEUM OF ART / 30 AUGUST / 5 PM

AJANTRIK / 1958 / RITWIK GHATAK / 5 PM One of the earliest Indian films to portray an inanimate object, in this case anautomobile, as a character in the story. It achieves this through the use of sounds, recorded during … Continue reading

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THE MACHINE AGE / KIRAN NADAR MUSEUM OF ART / 23 AUGUST / 5 PM

SHOULDER ARMS / 1918 / CHARLIE CHAPLIN / 5 PM Charlie is a boot camp private who has a dream of being a hero who goes on a daring mission behind enemy lines. – IMDb 45 mins, B & W, … Continue reading

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THE MACHINE AGE / KIRAN NADAR MUSEUM OF ART / 17 AUGUST / 5 PM

A NOUS À LIBERTE/ 1931 / RENE CLAIR/ 5 PM À nous la liberté is a landmark in the history of film comedy and sound film. Back in 1931 when almost all film directors in every country were cautiously using … Continue reading

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THE MACHINE AGE / KIRAN NADAR MUSEUM OF ART / 9 AUGUST / 5 PM

SHERLOCK Jr / 1924 / BUSTER KEATON / 5 PM The film is one of Buster’s superior silent comedies that’s noted for his usual deadpan humor, frolicsome slapstick, the number of very funny sight gags, the many innovative technical accomplishments … Continue reading

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THE MACHINE AGE / KIRAN NADAR MUSEUM OF ART / 2 AUGUST / 5 PM

WORKERS LEAVING THE FACTORY/ LUMIERE BROTHERS / 5 PM The film consists of a single scene in which workers leave the Lumiere factory. The workers are mostly female who exit the large building 25 rue St. Victor, Montplaisir on the … Continue reading

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