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  • Trikal

    Trikal

    This is a lost gem from Shyam Benegal’s filmography. Surprisingly one hardly reads/hears anything about this movie, when in fact it is a wonderfully detailed and layered atmospheric movie, that has an almost haunting feel to it.
    I must have watched this movie years ago on Doordarshan (India’s national television channel) eons back when i was just about 12-13 years old. And for obvious reasons it has stayed with me the same way Peter Weir’s “Picnic at Hanging Rock” is…

  • Poor Pierrot

    Poor Pierrot

    1892...??!!! WOW...!! Its quite a sweet short actually...

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  • Nebraska

    Nebraska

    ★★★★★

    Sometimes when you watch a movie... a real good movie... it makes you emotional in a very positive way ... in this case it was a lot of love... there was a certain romance in here... in the relationships of these characters, the dialogue, the beautiful black and white landscapes... love... for the stubborn old man, for his waspish wife and of course the grown up sons, willing to steal for their dad... 
    It just made me smile a…

  • Ernest & Celestine

    Ernest & Celestine

    ★★★★

    Not only does this one raise the bar for the cuteness scale ... it sets standards so high that it seems impossible that any other movie will ever come close to it...!!
    The animation is just so beautiful, the delicately painted water colour world is just not like any other...!! The water colour style of animation is so soothing to watch, it totally envelopes you in its pastel colour script... and once you are settled in their cozy world you just wouldn’t want to get out...
    A must watch !!!