Bellandur, the largest urban lake in Bangalore, is now so polluted that a thick layer of foam covers its surface. Sindhu Thirumalaisamy’s highly distinctive, multi-faceted essay film The Lake and The Lake explores the fraught ecology along Bellandur’s shoreline where fishermen, migrant waste workers, and stray dogs congregate, despite the region’s toxic waters.
WARNING: This video may potentially trigger seizures for people with photosensitive epilepsy. Viewer discretion is advised
Screens with Land Underwater. Available to book here. All films included in this package will become available for viewing on 9th September at midday.
Please note, this film is only available to view in the UK