DSC00134 — New Delhi, 18:00hrs 22°c., con­trolled cli­mate: Restaurant in American Zone, New Delhi, or, an evening out in Alphaville – July, 2004

             |
             |
             | Images collected during a 'fine dining' 
             | experience, July 2004, Saket, New Delhi
             |
             |
             | 
             |
             |
             |    
             |    A Strange Case of Lemmy Caution (Une etrange Aventure de Lemmy Caution)
             |    (1965) 99 minutes.(Available with English subtitles 
             |    or with dubbed English dialogue.)
             |    
             |    A mysterious "Outland" agent, Lemmy Caution (Constantine), 
             |    arrives in Alphaville, a metropolis controlled by 
             |    Professor Von Braun (Howard Vernon) and a massive 
             |    computer system called Alpha-60. Dominated by Alpha-60's 
             |    perfect logic, the citizens of Alphaville have lost 
             |    their ability to think, to communicate, and to love. 
             |    Aided by Von Braun's daughter Natascha (Anna Karina), 
             |    Lemmy Caution struggles to destroy the machine 
             |    and rescue the girl.
             |
             |    Crew:
             |
             |    Director: Jean-Luc Godard
             |    Producer: Andre Michelin
             |    Cinematographer: Raoul Coutard
             |    Editor: Agnes Guillemot
             |    Music Composer: Paul Misraki
             |    Sound: Rene Levert
             |    Production: Athos; Chaumiane / Filmstudio
             |    Released by: Pathe
             |    
             |
             |
             |
… … … 
… … … 
… … …
… … … 
… … … 
… … …
A 'civic centre' when the first American products, the dining experience, appeared. A television broadcasts American entertainment to the auddience while a survalillance camrea returns the feed.
A civic cen­tre’ when the first American prod­ucts, the din­ing ex­pe­ri­ence, ap­peared. A tele­vi­sion broad­casts American en­ter­tain­ment to the au­d­di­ence while a sur­valil­lance cam­rea re­turns the feed.

… … …
… … …
… … …
… … …

(infra)-structured Delhi, around 2004 - the city en­route to Alphaville, via Liberalization (1992) JNNURM (2004) and CWG (2004-2010) pro­grammes, the city is cur­rently ex­pe­ri­enc­ing a mis­sion-ori­ented smart cities’ (2015- con­t’d) state.