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In Search of Famine
In Search of Famine
8.3
/10
361 Ratings

IN SEARCH OF FAMINE

আকালের সন্ধানে | Akaler Sandhane

Directed by Mrinal Sen
India, 1980
Drama

Synopsis

A film crew comes to a village to make a movie about a famine which killed five million people in 1943. Tensions arise on set, as the actors live a double life and the villages watch their work with wonder and amusement, but as the film progresses, the recreated past begins to confront the present.

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Synopsis

A film crew comes to a village to make a movie about a famine which killed five million people in 1943. Tensions arise on set, as the actors live a double life and the villages watch their work with wonder and amusement, but as the film progresses, the recreated past begins to confront the present.