Documentary film, “Nani – The Crusader”

The Trust has produced a 47-minute documentary film on the life and work of Nani Palkhivala. Titled “Nani – The Crusader”, the film was directed by Mr. Cyrus Bharucha, with script written by Mr. B.K. Dadabhoy and narration by Mr. Roger Pereira. The film is also certified by the Censor Board. The film was officially screened on 1st September 2015, at the Tata Theatre, NCPA, Mumbai, on the eve of the 12th Nani A. Palkhivala Memorial Lecture. DVD copies of the film are available with the Trust. The idea in making the film was to preserve some memories when Nani Palkhivala’s contemporaries were available.

Those who were interviewed for the film were: Mr. Ratan Tata, Mr. B.A. Palkhivala, Mrs. Dhan Palkhivala, Mr. H.P. Ranina, Mr. Y.H. Malegam, Mr. Bansi S. Mehta, Justice (Mrs.) Sujata Manohar, Mr. Iqbal Chagla, Mr. Minoo R. Shroff, Mr. F.C. Kohli, Mr. Dinesh Vyas, Mr. Soli J. Sorabjee, Mr. Anil Divan, Mr. T.R. Andhyarujina, Mr. Harish Salve, Mr. Prashant Bhushan, Dr. S.S. Badrinath and Mr. Arvind P. Datar.