I don’t do fashion, I am fashion: ARINDAM BANERJI
Mumbai-based choreographer& fashion stylist Arindam Banerji is the official choreographer for Miss India worldwide & has worked with lots of Bollywood celebrities such as Rekha, Susmita Sen etc.his conversation with Bulvar24.Com are as follows:
1. What is a creative director?
A theatre director has responsibility for the overall practical and creative interpretation of a dramatic script or musical score.
They are involved in the whole process, from the design and pre-production stages, right through to the final performance.
Directors work closely with their creative and production teams, the performers and the producer to create a performance which connects with the audience. They, therefore, need to be able to coordinate effectively across a range of disciplines and with artistic vision.
2. How did you initially break into the fashion industry as a choreographer?
I will always choreography over styling as I am a born dancer & I have an eternal love towards dance.
over styling as I am a born dancer & I have an eternal love towards dance.
You have worked with some extremely talented & famous models? What was most memorable about experiences?
Through I have choreographed a lot of Bollywood stars, I think my experience with Govinda was the best. He is a human being & is fun to work with.
3. Tell me the differences between Choreography & styling?
Both are different zone, one is more into body language & expressing emotions & the other is more into vision.
With several Western dance forms being used in Bollywood now, one wonders what the future holds for Bollywood dance?
I believe Bollywood dance has a great future ahead, Slowly it is making its grip internationally. It has a culture base & Western Essence.
4. What do you advice you give to aspiring Choreographers?
Take time, plan & think, spread little time alone with others thoughts, so that they can create new material & express it properly. No copy, This will kill real art & there will be no revolution.