Amitabh Bachchan set to take his fans to a nostalgically magical treat
The icon for the icons Amitabh Bachchan who is currently enthralling and enlightening his fans worldwide with the unique celebration of life in 102 NOT OUT along with Rishi Kapoor, is set to take his fans to a magical trip dipped in nostalgia.
Renowned photojournalist Pradeep Chandra and eminent film historian S M M Ausaja have joined hands to curate a unique show titled Frames 75 which will use rare photographs, paintings, sketches, posters, block print art, vinyl lp covers, lobby cards and hand-bills in 75 frames to celebrate the star of the millennium’s journey so far.
St Regis would host the preview of this unique exhibition in Mumbai on 9th May 2018, to be opened by Amitabh Bachchan and the invitees shall be guests from the film fraternity, media and art world, including celebrities from across the fields. Thereafter the exhibition shall be accessible to fans and film students at Whistling Woods, the film institute helmed by noted filmmaker Subhash Ghai.
“Whistling Woods International takes pride in supporting and encouraging various art forms and talented artistes. We are delighted to associate with FRAMES-75- the exhibition curated by Pradeep Chandra and S M M Ausaja and would like to congratulate the duo. They have showcased a unique and never-seen-before tribute to the legendary actor Mr Amitabh Bachchan in his 75th year. I would like to encourage all cinema lovers to witness this grand exhibition which is a treasure of legacy that will be passed on to the future generations, for years to come”, says Subhash Ghai.
Pradeep Chandra has been a popular photo-journalist with The Times of India, Bombay Times, The Week and many other premier publications.
S M M Ausaja is an eminent film archivist, historian and an author with the largest private archive of Hindi cinema memorabilia.
This is truly something for the fans of Mr. Bachchan. Here are a few glimpses of the pictures that will be displayed at the exhibition.