To celebrate the death anniversary of Lokmanya Tilak, Institute Menezes Braganza, Panaji will be organising a program for media persons on August 1, 9 am. The first interactive session will be on ‘How relevant is rural coverage and rural journalists for newspapers and news channels today’ and will be followed by a panel discussion on ‘Will fake news bring transparency’.
Manipal Hospitals Goa announces the release of a healthy kidney package called ‘Look after your body’s natural filter’ as a campaign to Know one’s Kidney. The validity of this package will be for one month, commencing from August 1 to 31. The package will be priced at Rs. 799/- and will consist of random blood sugar, haemoglobin, serum creatinine with eGFR, urine routine microscopy [ qualitative method], urine protein creatinine ratio and nephrology consultation on all days from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. excluding Saturday, Sunday and holidays. Consultations strictly by appointments only. Patients are advised to bring their medical records along with them. Details: 6632500.
This Wednesday, 1st August 2018 at 6.15 pm, Sunaparanta will host the screening of ‘JFK’ at Sunaparanta indoor gallery, presented by Arvind Sivakumaran Film: JFK (1991) Directed by: Oliver Stone Original Score by: John Williams Cast: Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Sissy Spacek, Tommy Lee Jones, Jack Lemmon, Kevin Bacon, Joe Pesci, Donald Sutherland Run-Time: 2 hrs 57 mins Who killed John F. Kennedy? Was it the lone gunman Lee Harvey Oswald or was there a larger conspiracy? Oliver Stone’s paranoid murder-mystery thriller is a masterpiece of film-making that reminds us to question everything, examine every motivation and maintain the most important quality necessary in these “rush to judgement” times – DOUBT. Winner of 2 Oscars, the film is based on the true story of New Orleans DA Jim Garrison. NOTE: The screening will begin at 6.15 pm sharp and is for 18 years and above only
Learn how to make paper flowers, an explosion box, a photo frame and paper bags at the art and craft workshop with Ashwini Pai Dukle on August 2, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at 1930 Vasco. The workshop is for kids aged 12 years and above. Details: 9604002287/ 8551930213.
In its continuing endeavour to bring the best of world and Indian cinema, the Cinephile Film Club will have two special screenings in the presence of the veteran actor Dhritiman Chatterjee. On July 26, 6.30 p.m., Akaler Shandhaney by Mrinal Sen will be screened and on August 2, 6.30 p.m., Satyajit Ray’s Ganashatru will be screened. The screenings will be followed by a Q & A with Chatterjee.
Sachin Chatte will host a special screening of Satyajit Ray’s Ganashatru at the Cinephile Film Club on August 2, 6.30 p.m. at Maquinez Palace. The screening will be held in the presence of veteran actor Mr Dhritiman Chatterjee, who has worked with some of the masters of Indian cinema.