L Somi Roy

L Somi Roy

L Somi Roy has  translated Binodini’s screenplays, My Son, My Precious, Crimson Rainclouds,The Maharaja’s Household, and The Girls’ Hostel, into English He is a film and media curator, author, translator and publisher who has curated films exhibitions across the world including for The Asia Society, The Museum of Modern Art, Lincoln Center, and the Smithsonian Museum. He started the Imasi Publications in Manipur to archive and publish the books of MK Binodini Devi. Roy was festival director of the Gold Coast International Film Festival in New York, The Robert Flaherty Film Seminar, the Asian American Film Festival of New York, and the New York Indian Film Festival. He has curated displays for the Atlanta Olympics, the International Women’s Conference in Beijing, and was the HD producer for Tokyo Broadcasting System in New York.

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