Rui Kah Bojh - The Weight Of Cotton
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Rui Kah Bojh - The Weight Of Cotton

Regie: Subhash Agrawal
Land: India, 1997
Länge: 117 Min.
Darsteller: Pankaj Kapoor, Reema Lagoo, Raghubir Yadav Bhutkar
Altersempfehlung: ab 12 Jahren; Original Hindi mit englischen Untertiteln

The film is based on Chandra Kishore Jaiswal's novel Gawah Ghair Hazir. Kishan Shah, a self-respecting, wise old man who, divides his property amongst his family and decides to stay with his youngest son, Ram Sharan. But he is not able to get along with his son and daughter-in-law for long. Due to misunderstanding with the family he plans to renounces family and the world forever and spend the rest of his life in a temple. But on the way to the temple he changes his mind and recalls the affection which his family gave to him and returns back.

Veranstaltungen 2019:

Mumbai (India), Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan, Library: Sa, 05. Okt., 13:00 Uhr (Eintritt frei)
Veranstalter: South Asia Institute (SAI), Institute of Gerontology (IFG) & Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies (HCTS), Heidelberg University, in cooperation with: Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan
Diskutant/in: Prof. Dr. Nasreen Rustomfram, Centre for Lifelong Learning; Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai
 
Neu Delhi (India), India Habitat Centre, Jacaranda: So, 29. Sep., 15:30 Uhr (Eintritt frei)
Veranstalter: South Asia Institute (SAI), Institute of Gerontology (IFG) & Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies (HCTS), Heidelberg University, in cooperation with: India International Centre
Diskutant/in: Prof. Dr. Shohini Ghosh, A.J.K. Mass Communication Research Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia University