Martin Scorsese first expressed his wish to restore Kalpana: Mamata Shankar

Martin Scorsese first expressed his wish to restore Kalpana: Mamata Shankar

Dance great Uday Shankar’s directorial Kalpana (1948) was screened at the 24th Kolkata International Film Festival on Monday. Uday Shankar’s daughters Mamata Shankar and Tanusree Shankar were present at the screening along with Shivendra Singh Dungarpur, who restored the film. “My father was on a vacation with Guru Dutt and my mother Amala Shankar when he…