William Wyler was one of the Hollywood greats – prolific, consistent, exacting and versatile. He was nominated for 12 Oscars for directing and won thrice. His most celebrated classics are Ben Hur, Roman Holiday and The Heiress. He completely devoted his craft to the storytelling and never let his “style” overcome the story or the characters. Perhaps that’s why he’s not as revered or studied as his peers today. Over two weeks Sunaparanta will re-visit 7 of his “lesser greats”, the films that are as good if not better than his best films but less fortunate in that they are less remembered. Join us for two weeks of the ‘great and under-rated’ Wyler this September at Sunaparanta. Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 6.30 pm Film: The Collector (1965) Starring: Terence Stamp, Samantha Eggar Run-Time: 1 hr 59 mins Based on the novel by John Fowles, this unsettling thriller and hostage drama follows shy bank clerk Freddie Clegg (Terence Stamp) who ‘collects’ (kidnaps) an art student to ‘get to know her better’. Based on the novel by John Fowles. Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 6.30 pm Film: How to Steal a Million (1966) Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Peter O Toole Run-Time: 2 hrs In this charming romantic comedy, Toole and Hepburn shine as […]
Art Effect Goa will be organising terracotta jewellery classes for ages 12 and above in Porvorim on September 11 till September 14, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Art Effects Goa will also be organising Sketching and Drawing Classes from September 9 onwards, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Details: 9158779654/9769156093. (Kindly get exact location from the given contact number)
A four-day workshop for individuals who want to start a startup or perfect the ones that they have, through a series of curated mentorship programmes will be held on September 12 to 15 at CIBA Verna. Details: 7875397298
Get lost in luscious layers of whipped cream and crumbled Marie biscuits, as Goa Baking Company brings to you the infamous Macau Sawdust Pudding. Menu specials include mango, custard apple, vanilla, assorted berry, milk chocolate pebbles and coconut on September 12, 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Goa Baking Company, Goa Marriott Resort and Spa, Miramar. Details: 0832-2463333 / 8411087868
Francis De Sousa, Vasudev Shetye and Nandini Raikar will be exhibiting their art from September 12 till November 30, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at H No 386, Amblimoll, Guirdolim, Chandor. The exhibition is curated by private art dealer, Swetlana Cardoso. Details: 9822814957
The dance faculty of Kalangan, Margao will present dance performances at Ravindra Bhavan, Margao on September 12, at 3:30 p.m. The programme will be in the main hall and is open to all.