TINT Talkies, the Official Film Club of Techno International New Town, was inaugurated on Tuesday, 30th July, 2019, in the presence of renowned film personalities— Mr. Arjun Gaurisaria, National Award-winning filmmaker, Mr. Dhrubo Banerjee, acclaimed for his directorial series on Guptadhan, Ms. Sudeshna Ray, celebrated actor, director and social activist, and Mr. Soumik Haldar, illustrious cinematographer with more than a hundred and fifty feature films to his credit.
TINT Talkies was launched on the platform of the B.Tech. first year Induction Programme, by the celebrities present and the Hon’ble Director of the College, Prof. (Dr.) R. T. Goswami, with the screening of Two, a 12-minute short film by none other than Satyajit Ray, the film being arguably one of the most allegorical in Ray’s entire body of work.
It was followed by a panel discussion on “Film as an Art Form that is intricately married to Technology”, with Mr. Gaurisaria, Mr. Banerjee and Mr. Haldar as panellists, and Ms. Ray as moderator. The session ended amidst much fanfare and enthusiasm from the students as well as the faculty members.
Pic Courtesy: TINT Photography Club
Sayan Neogi. CE, 2nd year
Pratyay Ghosh, ME, 3rd year