Since 1973 it has been a long journey for Amar and Sabyasachi .
Sleepless nights and coffee cups are witness to the evolution of
some of the most fantactic compositions: The Wild Life Parade, Portraits,Dramatic
Sequences of Daily Life, and many other sensational compositions.
Complemented with perfectly synchronised background music and ambient
sound often provided onstage by the ventriloquist Sabyasachi, the
hour long live performance by the duo gives the feeling of viewing
an early film.
Their compositions often have a linear narrative structure, and
cinamatic techniques like long shot, mid shot,close up, panning
and even slow motion are amply used to enhance the story telling,
which has duly earned their presentations the complement of "cinema
HAND SHADOWGRAPHY USED FOR DOCUMENTATION
Documentary made through Hand Shadowgraphy for government and
||Tribute to Mother Teresa and Lady Diana (covered
in the Internet top ten news of Asia : http://www.asianmall.com/topnews/archive/sep17.html
||Documentary by the Govt. of West Bengal on
Widow Remarriage , Women's Literacy and selected episode from
the drama NILDARPAN, for the Town Hall Museum, Kolkata, (2001)
||Titling of an ongoing documentary project of
the Govt. of West Bengal on the West Bengal Tour of Nelson Mandela.
||Titling of a commercial movie : "Prem
||Corporate film for Polar Latex
||Corporate film for MECON
||Participated in an international workshop on
erforming Arts organised by Rabimdra Bharati University, Kolkata.
||Presented a training programme for children
at Doordarshan, Kolkata.
From some leading news dailies....
||"Duo casts ray of light on world of shadows...
keeping the crowd engrossed,making them react with wonder!"
OF OMAN (MUSCAT) 1999
||"The two tigers from Bengal Amar Sen and
Sabyasachi Sen...simply bowled over the audience with their
thrilling artistry...they were the star attraction of the show
and were the only ones to recieve a standing ovation ."
||"They have the world at their fingertips,
literally. Amar and Sabyasachi the only professional hand-shadowgraphy
duo in the country."
OF INDIA 1997
||"Neither cinema, nor photography, neither
theatre nor magic, it blends all these beautifully."
||"Their performances which recieved rave
reviews all over the country has held spectators of all age
groups completely spellbound."
|"Amar -Sabyasachi are the two titans,
encompassing all of greatest stylistic and technical innovations
of the era in the deep study of their art."
|| "Their method can be successfully applied
to films, Television, ads, comedies absurd and avant-garde themes."
||"An unusual duo create cinema in silhoutte"
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