MUMBAI: The EPIC Channel is all set to launch its new show titled, ‘Drishti – Documentaries on EPIC’. The series will be hosted by the renowned actress Tilottama Shome. Starting from 6th June the show will air every Monday to Friday at 9 pm.
Drishti, the series is a collection of the finest documentaries produced in India. Each episode showcases one or more documentaries, each with its own distinctive topic. The documentaries bring out the reality that is in each of the themes explored, some path- breaking while others with a social message. Watch the acclaimed work of directors like Jimmy Goldblum, Adam Weber, Roopa Barua, Ishani K Dutta to name a few.
The list of documentaries include some of the renowned films such as My Name is Salt, Tomorrow we Disappear, Riders of the Mist, Quissa Eh Parsi and many more interesting films. These films will range from art and culture to ecology and ethnicity. The show will take the audience through the curated collection of films which explores the diversity of India.
The show will also highlight traditions and examine changing social and cultural traditions as well as traverse unique landscapes. The show also features unsung heroes and provide a fresh insight into Indian culture.
Shome will be seen introducing each film by setting the tone, presenting the context for the audience as well as highlighting the nuances of the filmmaker’s distinctive vision through the series.
Preparing for the show, Tilottama Shome adds, “I am happy to be associated with The EPIC Channel. The content of the show is widespread and significant and unlike what other channels are currently offering in the country. I am glad that the channel chose me to be the voice of this show. I believe that the audience will enjoy watching the show.”