Arun Khopkar
Arun Khopkar

Arun Khopkar obtained his Diploma in Film Direction from FTII in 1974. He has directed two feature and several non-feature films. His films on arts and artists have won over fifteen national and international awards. He was awarded the Golden Lotus, the highest National Award three times for his short films. His book on the film director Guru Dutt won the National Award for the best book on cinema. He is a film scholar and has contributed papers on film aesthetics to international journals. He is an internationally recognised authority on Eisenstein. He has taught film theory and practice at various institutions like Moscow School for Advanced Cinematography, Jawaharlal Nehru University, FTII, National School of Drama, etc. He was a Homi Bhabha Fellow. He is widely travelled and knows French, German, Russian, Sanskrit, Hindi, Marathi, English, Italian and Japanese.

Films with Magic Lantern Movies

  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Arun Khopkar

    Narayan Gangaram Surve, who passed away in 2010, was one of India's leading poets. He was a...

    Territory: World
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 500 Rs 750
    South Asia (USD) $9 $15
    Rest of World (USD) $25 $90
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Arun Khopkar

    'Volume Zero' is an hour-long video on the work and ideas of Charles Correa, one of...

    Territory: World
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 400 Rs 750
    South Asia (USD) $7 $15
    Rest of World (USD) $25 $90