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My “Life of Pi” Journey by Samir Sarkar

“Life of Pi,” the movie adaptation of Yann Martel’s 2001 award-winning novel, is not only a journey on screen but off screen too – a long and tortuous one. Over nine years, four directors were involved in its making: M … Continue reading

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Jean-Christophe Castelli Coming to Woodstock

We’re looking forward to hosting Jean-Christophe Castelli in Woodstock on February 9th. This photo was taken in Taiwan next to one of the 3D cameras during the filming of “Life of Pi”. There are so many stories around this 4 … Continue reading

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Life of Pi Pondicherry Locations

Some of the locations in Pondicherry from the movie “Life of Pi” have been posted here: http://pondicherrytourism.blogspot.com/2012/11/life-of-pi-and-pondicherry.html On Sunday, December 2nd we’ll gather at Mirabai Books at 23 Mill Hill Road in Woodstock, opposite Bread Alone at 2 pm to … Continue reading

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2013 Auroville Calendars and Planners

Latest e-Volve, the AVIUSA newsletter: http://p0.vresp.com/q3p3VE Pondicherry is now fulfilling orders for calendars and AV Today subscriptions so the AVIUSA office can focus on donations. Phone in your credit card info or paypal to info@pondi.biz.

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Hand Knit Sweaters are IN!

Beautiful sweaters from Auromics are in the shop in beautiful Fall colors! Stop in now for the best choices.

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Life of Pi

Ang Lee, whose previous film was “Taking Woodstock” now starts his next film in Pondicherry!   Coincidence?  Check out the following links about the film:   http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/fox/lifeofpi/ http://www.firstshowing.net/2012/ang-lee-on-challenge-of-unfilmmable-life-of-pi-in-new-featurette/

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Woodstock Film Festival

We’re looking forward to the Woodstock Film Festival this weekend: see movies in alphabetical order Beatles romp at latest Woodstock Film Festival Woodstock Film Festival opens with Bromberg doc and concert

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