Elia Kazan, Akira Kurosawa, Satyajit Ray and Michelangelo Antonioni in a panel discussion.

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“In 1975, Amita Malik anchored a panel discussion with Elia Kazan, Akira Kurosawa, Satyajit Ray and Michelangelo Antonioni which was telecasted in Doordarshan. This could have been a goldmine for any cinema lover anywhere in the globe, but shockingly DD either lost the tape or out of sheer apathy and ignorance erased it from their archive.

Amita Malik was, by the way, the most celebrated film critic from India, dubbed the “first lady of Indian media”.

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