Jyeshthoputro : A Film That Falls Just Short Of Greatness

Jyeshthoputro : A Film That Falls Just Short Of Greatness

The film begins with the death of the patriarch of the Ganguly household.Superstar Indrajit arrives – rather descends in a helicopter – in his ancestral home after the death of his father.  He stalls the shooting of a film to return to his home-town to be with his family – a disgruntled younger brother and a mentally-disturbed sister. The crumbling ancestral mansion, now infested with snakes and frogs as he says, in the absence of his brother who has…

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The Tashkent Files:The Controversial death of lal Bahadur Shastri

The Tashkent Files:The Controversial death of lal Bahadur Shastri

The Tashkent Files uses the death of Shastri under puzzling circumstances — where he was said to have died of a heart attack even though his body reportedly had cut marks and according to eye witness reports, had also turned blue and bloated within a matter of hours . In the consensus of scholarly opinion, Shastri died in Tashkent, at 02:00 AM on the day after signing  due to a heart attack. At  present, the film raises a few questions such as…

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