FOLK ARTS

Glove Puppet making
00:08:50:00 1988 GUB-120
Producer: Kaushik Brahmbhatt

  • This quickie is about how to make glove puppet, just with the help of drawing, cutting, pasting and stitching.

Shadow Puppet making
00:05:12:00 1988 GUB-120
Producer: Kaushik Brahmbhatt

  • This quickie is about how to make shadow puppet, just with the help of drawing, cutting, pasting and stitching.

Puppet making
00:05:20:00 1988 GUB-121
Producer: Kaushik Brahmbhatt


Maru Se Sagar Tak
00:20:55:00 1989 GUB-243
Producer: Vismay Shah


Tribal Art &
Architecture of
Manipur

00:16:30:00 1990 GUB-300
Producer: Ashok Mewada

  • The program ‘Tribal Art and Architecture of Manipur’ covers the most ancient heritage of art and architecture of the zeliangroung tribe of Manipur.

Bhavai, the folk
Drama of Gujarat

00:27:20:00 1990 GUB-276
Producer: Vismay Shah


Gujarat ka
Loknatya Bhavai
Part-1 (Hindi)

00:24:01:17 1997 B/6/41
Producer: Vismay Shah

  • This is a five part serial in Hindi language. Different experts on ‘Bhavai’ are interviewed and actual Bhavai performances are demonstrated in the programme. The first part gives the information on meaning of ‘Bhavai’, the political and social conditions at the time, its origin.

Gujarat ka
Loknatya Bhavai
Part-2 (Hindi)

00:23:00:00 1997 B/3/83
Producer: Vismay Shah

  • The second part deals with the different plots of their sources and classifications of Bhavai veshas.

Gujarat ka
Loknatya Bhavai
Part-3 (Hindi)

00:24:48:13 1997 B/3/119
Producer: Vismay Shah

  • Part-3 (Swaroop deals with the form of Bhavai. Various aspects of Bhavai performances – dance, music, make-up costumes, lighting, etc. are discussed in the programme.

Gujarat ka
Loknatya Bhavai
Part-4 (Hindi)

00:19:19:07 1997 B/3/120
Producer: Vismay Shah

  • Part-4 deals with the language, dialogue and songs of Bhavai. Bhavai language is a typical admixture of Gujarati and Hindustani. The dialogues are in both prose and poetry.

Gujarat ka
Loknatya Bhavai
Part-5 (Hindi)

00:25:29:00 1997 B/6/64
Producer: Vismay Shah

  • This is the final episode of the series ‘Bhavai’. Bhavai is a dieing art, this program tries to look at the reasons for its slow disappearance. It also looks at the ways to save it and to relate it to modern theatre with the help of experts in the field.