ARCHIVED: Award-winning Filmmaker Screens Documentary

Manoshi Chitra Neogy will present her documentary film A Journey Within A Journey on Wednesday, April 13 at 4:30 p.m. in the Heimbold Visual Arts Center. This film depicts Neogy’s personal quest in Kerala India. In coming to terms with the loss of her father, Neogy’s search for understanding and renewal lies in the tradition and mythology she discovers in her ancient land.

Manoshi Chitra Neogy, former guest faculty at Sarah Lawrence College in Experimental Film, is an internationally acclaimed filmmaker and poet. Her films have been shown at the Art Institute of Chicago, the National Museum of Women in the Arts, the Lincoln Center of Performing Arts and the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.

Neogy’s work has received numerous awards from the Black Maria Film Festival, the International Film Festival, Women in the Director’s Chair and the South Asian Film Festival. She is currently at work on the feature length film SANDSHADES, a cine-poem exploring the notion of time and space in Indian and Western cultures.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please call (914) 395-2411.