Where: Cinema Paradiso

When: Friday 10 March, 5pm

A 52-minute documentary on Auroville, in English, made in 2002 for Swiss TV by Laurence Bolomey and Harry Haener. 

The doco presents Auroville through a number of its residents  — Afsaneh, Arumugan, Bettina, Bhaga, Deepti, Diego, Gilles G, Johnny, Joss, Kamala, Kanchina, R. Kanniappan, Liliana, Lucas D, Luigi Z, Marco F, Mauna, Philippe, Raman, Renu, Roy W, Shivaya, Valli  — and through observations by Prof. M.S. Swaminathan – UNESCO Chair in Eco-technology as well as by the late Prof. Albert Jacquard – Geneticist and professor of Human Ecology. It is interwoven with scenery from Kottakarai and Sanjeevnagar villages. 

We show it this week at the occasion of a short visit by Mr Haener who will be present at the viewing.