'Bulbul Can Sing': Film Review

Drama Bulbul Can Sing News

Bottom Line - Quietly insightful

Award-winning Indian director Rima Das tells the story of an independent-minded teenage girl from a village in Assam who weathers a tragedy.

Rima Das HeadshotRima Das' three feature films are connected by a powerful thread: their setting, her native village of Kalardiya in the Indian state of Assam. Like writer R. K. Narayan, who set his stories in the fictional South Indian village of Malgudi, Das draws her inspiration from real-life people and places, but turns their lives into compelling fiction. Her new film, Bulbul Can Sing, has a pleasing simplicity and realism. It uses the countryside as the stage on which to dramatize the story of three teenagers searching for their identity, focusing on one girl in particular whose clash with traditional rules of behavior leaves her shaken.

Read full review

 

Bulbul Can Sing

Comments

No comments to display

Leave a comment

Please Login or Register to leave a comment

Latest Releases

When The Storm Fades
The Eulogy
Blade Runner
They Call us Warriors
Capital In The 21st Century
Vai

{{ message }}