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The Magic Circle Sudipto Chattopadhyay
Posted by - Sudipto Chattopadhyay
Posted in - Pankh
Post Date - March 27th, 2010

The magic circle is a term that I learnt whilst doing theatre in my formative years. When I started doing the acting workshop for my film Pankh, with the two newcomers Maradona Rebello and Amit Purohit

The Arduous Journey — the untold stories of Pankh Sudipto Chattopadhyay
Posted by - Sudipto Chattopadhyay
Posted in - Pankh
Post Date - March 26th, 2010

Film making to me has always been a burden of dreams that I want to share with kindred spirits. I live cinema, I breathe cinema and I can die for cinema. It might sound a wee bit dramatic but that is the reality that governs my existence.

The Quest for Flight Sudipto Chattopadhyay
Posted by - Sudipto Chattopadhyay
Posted in - Movies, Pankh
Post Date - August 14th, 2009

Since recorded history, mankind’s greatest quest has been for flight. Human beings were always fascinated by birds wanting to approximate and emulate them. They failed for centuries but never gave up. I think this is almost a metaphor for the mass human psyche—- forever wanting to soar above circumstance. Poets have likened their spirits to birds; painters have..

Tradition and The Individual Talent Sudipto Chattopadhyay
Posted by - Sudipto Chattopadhyay
Posted in - Movies, Pankh
Post Date - August 14th, 2009

A Bong brat with a Post Graduate degree in English Literature and Diploma in Cinema from FTII, Pune. Career started at Kolkata and moved all over India—– a very successful stint in advertising, TV(both Hindi and Bengali), as writer producer, director of fiction and non fiction programming, set up first private news channel in Bangla, daily chat show host in Bangla for 3 years, iconoclast, social commentator, journalist, writer of fiction, prose, poetry, screenplays and dialogues. Presently settled in Mumbai and have completed my first Hindi feature film Pankh – the Flight.

The burden of dreams Sudipto Chattopadhyay
Posted by - Sudipto Chattopadhyay
Posted in - Movies, Pankh
Post Date - August 14th, 2009

Beyond the tangy delight of saying “action” and the sweeping power of uttering “cut”, I am caught in a dilemma about what role do I play between those two operative words. In the interregnum I am frozen into just gazing upon a shot shaping up to a life that just might affect a few lives, warrant a gentle smile or prompt a tear to drop.