Month: November 2012

A starving Jutika watched stale food being fed to birds

Neem Annapurna(1979)

Neem Annapurna(1979) Bengali, B&W,90 mins. dir. Buddhadeb Dasgupta Both films have sequences of a child stealing food. In the first, a teenage girl steals a guava from an orchard that has been taken from her family and in the other,a… Read More ›

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Argo Dir.Ben Affleck

Argo dir.Ben Affleck The bad guy in this thriller is a gigantic poster of Ayatollah Khomeini,glaring down at lesser mortals, anywhere you dare to look in post revolution Iran.Just before the 1979 revolution in which the Shah left the country on… Read More ›