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370 Ratings

Sita Sings The Blues

Directed by Nina Paley
United States, 2008


Three shadow puppets hilariously narrate the Hindu epic “The Ramayana” and its story of the goddess Sita separated from her lord Rama, along with director Nina Paley’s own tale of being dumped by email when her husband moves to India.

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Sita Sings The Blues Directed by Nina Paley

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2008 | 2 special mentions including: Best Feature Film - Generation 14plus (Crystal Bear)

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Nominee: Someone to Watch Award

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2009 | Winner: Special Citation

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