Sunday, July 18th
11:00 AM EST / 08:30 PM IST
LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION!
Hop on board to this virtual Bollywood Journey. This magical journey will take you to Bollywood experiences from different eras of the Indian cinema. You will travel along the Bollywood cinema which will feature breathtaking entertainment including vibrant and energetic Bollywood music and dance, a comedy show to chuckle up your mood, a saree draping session that you can incorporate in your wardrobe, a lip-smacking demonstration of famous Indian snacks, a silent auction and so much more! Join us for this unique experience in support of 2 amazing causes, the Dave’s Smith Youth Treatment Centre who support youth with addictions and Candlelighters, supporting families with a child who has cancer. So, grab your Sunday coffee and sit back for a journey full of entertainment. We look forward to welcoming you on this exhilarating ride in the world of Indian cinema.
Preeti Das is an academician, a stand up comedian, a storyteller and a journalist.
She is currently the additional director of the United World of Liberal Arts and Mass Communication at Karnavati University .She teaches Gender Studies, Media and Culture and Journalism.
She has over 20 years of work experience in the field of media. Her experience includes working with television and print as a journalist for over 10 years, a radio jockey and program producer, head of Communication and Information for the tsunami project in India and Sri Lanka for Action Aid International, qualitative researcher and a teacher.
She was awarded with two Ladlee Media awards - National and then South Asia level for investigative journalism in India (2015-2016) for her series of stories on documenting the lives of gang rape survivor of Gujarat. The series also delved deep into a host of issues related to rape and its aftermath .