How would you like to be a part of informal movie screenings held at a bookstore? There are mattresses to sit on, heaters, blankets, and for Rs 150 per person, you can have chai, samosas and an endless supply of popcorn.
CMYK is an art-meets-design bookstore named after colour mixing terms, cyan, magenta, yellow and key (black). Located behind the India Habitat Centre, the bookstore has screenings on Wednesday nights at 8 p m. Reeling is organised by Swapan Seth, CEO of Equus Red Cell, art collector and film buff. The first movie screened (on January 6) was The September Issue, a film on Anna Wintour, editor, Vogue. Up next:
On January 13 — This Not That: The Artist John Baldessari
On January 20 — Glass: A portrait of Philip in twelve parts
Bookings are open and can be made over email: email@example.com. A different movie may be screened last minute. Check with store manager, Piya Srinivasan. (15-16, Mehar Chand Market; Tel: 24641881)