series will focus on the journey of Indian cinema along with some of the top filmmakers
choosing their personal all-time favourite films of the last 60 years. The series
will present special segments discussing - sexuality and the Hindi heroine, changing
face of the Hindi film hero and growth of parallel cinema.
CNN-IBN and IBN 7 editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai said, "Six Decades
of Cinema is an attempt to walk down memory lane and look at the most defining
moments in Indian cinema. The viewers will thoroughly enjoy this recapitulation
of one of their favourite pastimes."
7 managing editor Ashutosh said, "The progression of Indian cinema has been
anything but linear. The industry is enormous with several linguistic spheres
that together reflect the richness of Indian culture. Six Decades of Cinema
will follow this journey step by step and showcase its most defining moments."