25 June 2013
On loop from 6pm
RIBA, 66 Portland Place, London W1B 1AD
Director - Charles Correa, 1975
Running time: 17 mins
his fascinating film directed by Charles Correa charts the daily characteristics of the teeming city and outlines plans for a bold 'New Bombay' (Navi Mumbai) - a reimagined and rebalanced city on the water - 'that finest of things'.
Through rich archival footage and animation it brings to life the problems of the old colonial city and highlights the economic and life opportunities afforded by a new, thriving, multi-centred city for the future. Director Charles Correa, 1975.
Film shown courtesy of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Government of India.
Part of Summer Last Tuesday - Mumbai!
Free of charge
None required - drop-in event