India's pioneering film archivist and scholar Paramesh Krishnan Nair, popularly known as 'Nair Saab', passed away on March 4, 2016. Kochi Biennale Foundation paid tribute to the doyen at the opening of the film workshop titled 'The History and Aesthetics of Early World Cinema'. The workshop led by renowned film scholar and editor Jethu Mundul, was conducted at the Pepper House, Fort Kochi from March 14, 2016 to April 3, 2016.
The project is supported by TATA TRUSTS and is done in partnership with PEPPER HOUSE.
Video Excerpt Courtesy - The Celluloid Man by Shivendra Dungarpur