City on the Water

Date

On loop from 6pm

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!

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Free of charge

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City on the Water
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