Category Archives: Arts

29th Anniversary Song

Third December – A day of black clouds in Bhopal. Eyes like red chillies, ears filled with screams, chest burning, Young and old, they run desperately to escape all misery. Thirty years have passed, The atrocities they have lived with (are unimaginable). Listen to the voices of injustice. The land is poisoned, the water is […]

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Bhopal – A Silent Picture

Foreword to Samar Jodha’s forthcoming exhibition by Dominique Lapierre How thrilled I am to learn that Samar S. Jodha, one of the photographers I admire the most, is offering his talent to the cause of the Bhopal tragedy! His photo-installation is a striking document which will contribute to perpetuate the memory of an apocalyptic event […]

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BHOPALI a Winner at SLAMDANCE!

BHOPALI took home the “Audience Award” and the “Grand Jury Best Documentary Award” at the 2011 Slamdance Film Festival last night (Jan 27) in Park City, Utah. I want to personally thank all of the Slamdance staff for their help and for including BHOPALI in your festival this year.  The experience has been amazing. Thank […]

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Yes!

I am a rabid optimist. For me, Every tree that continues to stand, Every stream that continues to flow, Every child that runs away from home, As an indication That the battle Is not only on, It is being won. Possibly you will tell me About the nuclear arms race. And all I can tell […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.