Born Again by Arun Khopkar

A film about the intricately designed puppets of the Marathi theatre legend – Vishnudas Bhave - and how they were rediscovered and restored to life after 75 years.

Milan, Italy
Atlanta, USA

Arun Khopkar is best known for his films on the arts, which have won national and international awards. His feature film Katha Doan Ganpatraonchi has been shown at the Moscow, Cairo, Sarajevo and Beppu (Japan) international film festivals and his book on Guru Dutt won the National Award. He is an internationally acclaimed film scholar and teacher and has contributed papers on film aesthetics to various journals.

  • Researcher and Script Writer: Shanta Gokhale
  • Cinematographer: Sudhir Palsane
  • Sound Recordists: Harikumar N, Suresh Rajamani
  • Editor: Sujata Narula
  • Project Partner: Doordarshan

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