Film Heritage Foundation In The News

“For Posterity” – Indulge

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21st July, 2017

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“Saving cinematic heritage” – The Hindu

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18th July, 2017

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The Hindu – Chennai

“It’s not enough to just save the old films; even recent films need to be preserved” – Chennai Times

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05th July, 2017

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Chennai Times

“An Ode to Celluloid” – Chennai Chronicle(Deccan Chronicle)

“Reels of Fun” – Daily Dossier (Midday)

“Enter the reel world” – Bombay Showcase (The Hindu)

“Films must be restored like a work of art: In conversation with Shivendra Singh Dungarpur” –

“As Archivists, We Believe That A Govinda Film Is Equally Important To A Ray Film”- Shivendra Singh Dungarpur!” –

“Film Heritage Foundation: Aims to ramp up film preservation & restoration in India” – Business Standard

“Kamal Hassan honors the closing ceremony of Film Preservation Workshop” –

“Interview: We have lost about 95% of our film heritage, says film archivist Shivendra Singh Dungarpur” – International Business Times

“Safeguarding India’s cinematic heritage” – Deccan Herald

“India is in a critical situation in terms of film archiving, says US expert” – The Indian Express

“It is Important For Us to Preserve Our Cinema – Shivendra” –


“Naseeruddin Shah inaugurates, Amitabh Bachchan pledge support for film preservation and restoration” – International Business Times


 “Film has to be preserved in its original form that is film itself”: In Conversation with Filmmaker and Archivist Shivendra Singh Dungarpur – mad about moviez


 “Naseeruddin Shah And Amitabh Bachchan Are Promoting Film Preservation And Restoration In India” – The Huffington Post

 “On a quest to save India’s film heritage” – The Times of India

“Reel Saviour” – Indulge

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26th February, 2016

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“The industry has neglected film preservation” – Sakal Times

“India needs more archives to cater to expanding film industry” – The Indian Express

” Naseeruddin Shah to inaugurate film preservation and restoration workshop on February 26″ – IBN Live

Martin Scorsese: Preservation Is “Crucial” for “Universal” Language of Film in “Time of Great Divisions” – The Hollywood Reporter

“Scorsese’s Film Foundation teams with Indian heritage orgs” – Screendaily

“Film Preservation and Restoration Workshop to start from February 26” – Beijing Bulletin

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23rd February, 2016

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”In February, a new private-public partnership to preserve our cinematic heritage” –

“This one’s for the archives” – Sunday Mumbai Mirror

“Reel Play” – The Indian Express, Mumbai

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28th November, 2015

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” It’s all about saving vintage films for posterity” – The Times of India, Goa


“Arresting the Moving Image” – Mumbai Mirror


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“I wouldn’t want to go to an institute headed by Gajendra Chauhan” – The Times of India – Chennai


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“Stopping The Rot” – Sight & Sound – May 2015


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May – 2015

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Sight & Sound – May 2015


“Film Preservation and Archiving – the India Story” – 365 Days 365 Classics



“Feeling speci(AL) on his day” – Herald Goa



“Film Preservation, Mumbai Style” – BFI News



“Quest to save India’s cine history” – Mid-day



“Preservation begins when a film goes on floors” – The Indian Express



“Beauty unleashed” – Mid-day


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01st March, 2015

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“The long road to restoration for Satyajit Ray’s Apu trilogy” –



“Big B on mission to save cinematic marvels” – New York Statesman


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23rd February, 2015

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“Keepers of Heritage” – The Indian Express


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15th October, 2014

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“Film Heritage Foundation to create awareness about film conservation” – Screen






“Restoring splendour to classics lost in the mists of time” – DNA




“Sign Up: 1st Film Restoration Course in India” – Brown Paper Bag




“Martin Scorsese’s Film Foundation Partners for India Film Preservation Course” – The Hollywood Reporter





“Dungarpur collaborates with Scorsese’s Film Foundation to hold India’s first restoration school” – Dear Cinema



“Do a course in Film Restoration” – The Hindu




“Scorsese’s foundation to teach film restoration” – The Times of India – Pune


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