Mayurakshi (Bengali) by Atanu Ghosh

(Bengali/2017/100mins) | Director: Atanu Ghosh

27-May-2018 | 04:00 PM | The Stein Auditorium

Synopsis: 84-year-old Sushobhan’s sedate, routine life in Kolkata is regulated by his agency caregiver and an old domestic help. With dementia phasing out his immediate past, he tends to be silent, and also irritable and fretful. His son Aryanil faces life stolidly and without hope with failed marriages behind him. The son comes down from Chicago to meet his father. When the two encounter, their separate angst affects them both, causing shifts in their attitudes to life and to each other.

Age suitability - U

Cast: Soumitra Chatterjee, Prosenjit Chatterjee, Indrani Halder, Sudipta Chakraborty

Production: Friends Communication

Screenplay: Atanu Ghosh

Cinematography: Soumik Halder

Editing: Sujay Datta Ray

Sound: Anirban Sengupta

Music: Debojyoti Mishra

Festivals: National Film Award - Best Bengali Film, Chitra Bharathi - Best Indian Cinema Award, WBFJA AWARD - Best Film, Best Actor (Soumitra Chatterjee),Best Actor (Prosenjit Chatterjee),Filmfare Award - Best Film (Critics),Best Actor - Critics (Soumitra Chatterjee),Best Actor - Popular (Prosenjit Chatterjee),Best Background Score (Debojyoti Mishra), Hiralal Sen Award for Best Film - Federation of Film Societies of India,New York Indian Film Festival, International Film Festival Of South Asia , Bangalore International Film Festival

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