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The Cinema Travellers

Showmen riding cinema lorries have brought the wonder of the movies to faraway villages in India once every year. Seven decades on, as their cinema projectors crumble and film reels become scarce, their patrons are lured by slick digital technology. A benevolent showman, a shrewd exhibitor and a maverick projector mechanic bear a beautiful burden - to keep the last travelling cinemas of the world running.

India / 2016 / Hindi and Marathi dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 96 mins
Genre: Creative Documentary
Programme: Cinema of the World
Premiere: MENA Premiere
Rating: 12+
Contains: Brief Sex, Brief Nudity and Strong Language
Director: Shirley Abraham, Amit Madheshiya
Producer: Shirley Abraham, Amit Madheshiya
Scriptwriter: Shirley Abraham, Amit Madheshiya
DOP: Amit Madheshiya
Editor: Amit Madheshiya, Shirley Abraham
Composer: Laura Karpman, Nora Kroll-Rosenbaum
Cast: Mohammed Navrangi, Prakash , Bapu
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