Nazarband: A Film Screening and Discussion with Director Suman Mukhopadhyay

3:30 am
Foster Hall 103, UChicago


Vasanti and Chandu, the unlikely pair of two jailbirds embark on a harrowing journey and unpredictable odyssey drifting across the intimidating terrain of Kolkata. Nazarband is a visceral look at survival and a heartfelt exploration into the depths of companionship and the meaning of rejection and acceptance.  Join the film screening followed by a discussion with Director Suman Mukhopadhyay. 

Date: September 30, 2022

Time: 5:00 pm CDT

Venue: Foster Hall 103, The University of Chicago  

This event is moderated by Dipesh Chakrabarty, Lawrence A. Kimpton Distinguished Service Professor of History and South Asian Languages and Civilizations; Faculty Director-UChicago Center in Delhi. 

The event is organized by Committee on Southern Asian Studies