Mera Naam Joker

Mera Naam Joker The complete story of the film made by Raj Kapoor on K A Abbas s script This edition is in English edited and with an introduction by Suresh Kohli

  • Title: Mera Naam Joker
  • Author: Khwaja Ahmad Abbas
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 377
  • Format: None
  • The complete story of the film made by Raj Kapoor on K.A Abbas s script This edition is in English, edited and with an introduction by Suresh Kohli.

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    About Author

    1. Khwaja Ahmad Abbas Hindi 7 June 1914 1 June 1987 , popularly known as K A Abbas, was an Indian film director, novelist, screenwriter, and a journalist in the Urdu, Hindi and English languages He was the maker of important Hindi films such as Saat Hindustani 1969 and Do Boond Pani 1972 , both of which won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration, Palme d Or nominated Cannes Film Festival Pardesi 1957 and Shehar Aur Sapna 1963 , which won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film.As a screenwriter, Khwaja Ahmad Abbas is considered one of pioneers of Indian parallel or neo realistic cinema, having penned films like the Palme d Or winner at the Cannes Film Festival, Neecha Nagar 1946 , Jagte Raho, Dharti Ke Lal, Awara, Saat Hindustani and Naya Sansar Apart from this, he wrote the best of Raj Kapoor films, Awaara, Shri 420, Mera Naam Joker, Bobby and Henna 1 His column Last Page , holds the distinction of being one of the longest running columns in the history of Indian journalism The column began in 1935, in Bombay Chronicle, and moved to the Blitz after the Chronicle s closure, where it continued until his death in 1987 2 He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1969, by Government of India.


    Mera Naam Joker Comment

    1. In his introduction to Mera Naam Joker The Complete Story, Suresh Kohli describes how Khwaja Ahmad Abbas, who had already written the scripts for some of Raj Kapoor s most memorable films, came to write this story Raj Kapoor had been to see a performance by the Czechoslovakia State Circus in Bombay in 1960 Inspired and excited by it, he came to Abbas with the kernel of an idea a story about a circus clown who makes people laugh even though his own life is one of tears and betrayal and desertions [...]

    2. K A Abbas weaves an emotional tale of love, happiness, dreams, wants, death, and most importantly the tragedy of life His writing flows and is an easy read, but it is the story, and not just the characters, that deserve a special mention He manages to incorporate elements that everyone would have felt or experienced at one time or another in their life and it is this connection with reality that K A Abbas conjures up in the reader that makes the book all the interesting and a must read.Recommen [...]

    3. EhhhI am giving the book five stars just because of the infatuation with the teacher at the beginning This seems to be the novel based on the book Abbas wrote the screenplay for the movie as well I have yet to see the movie, but man, he captured those dynamics If you have a big heart and are interested in Indian Cinema, you should read this book Lots of flaws, but lots of heart.

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