First screened in December 2019
Director: Chaitanya Tamhane. Cast: Vivek Gomber, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Vira Sathidar, Pradeep Joshi, Usha Bane, Shirish Pawar, Sukhdas Suryawanshi, Bipin Maniar, Panna Mehta, Jyoti Patel, Arpita Chate. Screenplay: Chaitanya Tamhane.
Though scrupulously invested in judicial process, this quietly innovative epic keeps looping outward to wider rings of life.
A structure I've never seen attempted, subtly reframing a genre that seems so familiar, with powerful political and philosophical effects.
Photo © 2014 Zoo Entertainment, © 2015 Kino Lorber/Zeitgeist Films
Not yet reviewed in full.
Venice Film Festival
: Venice Horizons Award; Luigi De Laurentiis Award