JANGARH SINGH SHYAM:LEGACY OF A PAINTER / LEGACY OF A PAINTER

Director : Nutan Manmohan / 24:58 mins / India / 2018

JANGARH SINGH SHYAM: LEGACY OF A PAINTER

India / 24:58 / 2018/ English         

Direction Nutan Manmohan DoP Ram Babu Gupta Editing Masood  Altamash Music Sudheer  Rikari Co-Producer Vishwa  Maurya

Synopsis: Jangarh Singh Shyam was a genius artist, belonging to the Gond pradhan tribe of storytellers from central India. Since his first appearance at the Pompidou Museum in Paris – his work has created a big buzz across art galleries all over the world. Jangarh experiments with different mediums – from simple ink drawings to ambitious large scale murals on iconic buildings. This documentary looks at the artist’s journey.

Director’s Bio: Nutan Manmohan is a known documentary filmmaker and series director. Her children’s series Zara Hat Ke got Best children’s program award in the Pinnacle TV awards of 1997. Her film A second Hand Life won the ‘Best Environment Film’ at Vatavaran 2005. Her film The Last Flight on vulture conservation got the ‘Wild Wing OBE’ award in the UK.