Yet, every source of their escape seems just as shady. Message sent. S Durga was screened at the 19th MAMI Mumbai Film Festival on 18 October 2017. As the lights came on, the audience woke up, as from a spell, shifted in its seats, and looked around. Actress Mahika Sharma who rose to fame with FIR recently said that for Durga Pujo she wants to join sex workers of Sonagachhi, Kolkata's infamous red light district. Durga Gender Female Race Demigod Age Appearace: 27 500+ {Reincarnated} Affiliation Demigods Family Asura (husband) Mithra (daughter) Yasha (brother) Voice Actors Japanese Kikuko Inoue (井上 喜久子, Inoue Kikuko) English Tara Strong Here's to sunshine and beautiful couples like these who say “the celebrations must go on!”purely heaven place pre wed. shootBride:@saloniMakeup: @makeupbysaloni (She did it herself)Groom:@shashank (No makeup needs man)Photograph by: @Harshit GuptaFor Booking Call Us +91-9837064990,983... H No- 28,Naveen Nagar, Near Mansarover Girls Inter College. In the post, Footwear News said that Cardi B paid tribute to Goddess Durga. While the ritual procession had the men suffering pain and piercing, it is the woman who undergoes the taunts, insults and judgements all through the night. Its descent into madness is as smooth, for the lack of any other adjective, as can be plotted. Soon Bengal was filled with cries of the mother goddess. As the van journeys through the night, the couple try to find ways to escape from these 'well-meaning' but very shady men. Rapper Cardi B created a stir on social media when she posed as the Hindu Goddess Durga for a photoshoot. Recently, during a media interaction, Akhil Sarthak's mother Durga was quizzed about his equation with Monal Gajjar in Bigg Boss Telugu 4.According to a … They are an invisible soundtrack that you can carry on your body throughout the day. Soon, he drags us, inevitably, back into the same confines. & Durga is our universe–all that we love in music, art, nature, and design told aromatically.Our scents are fragments of half-remembered myths and imaginary landscapes that invite exploration. Every sound, crackle, murmur etches the scene with tension. Durga Shasthi today: Maa Durga has arrived from Kailash Parvat with her four children Lakshmi, Saraswati, Kartik and Ganesha. Vernacular Ramayans like Kamban’s Tamil classic of the 12th century and Krittibasa’s Bengali version in the 15th century wove disparate popular perceptions about the warrior-goddess. The saffron party chose not to go into the narrative of a Durga versus Ram debate. That is where the film holds us, the audience, in judgement. The sweet fragrance of jasmine blossoms seeps through the breeze, heralding the five-day Hindu festival of Durga Puja next week. ", Sexy Durga is about men, but the central part belongs to a woman: Sanal Sasidharan. One of the earliest depictions of the Durga Puja comes from the Kalika Purana, composed sometime between the 9th and 11th centuries CE. This email id is already registered with us with facebook. The fear is not limited to the woman either. But the dark loneliness outside is no more comforting than the suffocating, noisy inside of the van. S Durga follows the horrifying experience of two hitchhikers, a man and a woman, at the hands of two men in the dead of the night. They're Famous for coverage wedding shoots. Durga Movies production is a known Name in Moradabad For the Last 30 years. It’s funny. There are no swanky cuts, or introductory or theme music elements that take your attention away from the unfolding plot. The conch, called a shankha, represents longevity, while the spinning disc symbolizes the soul or timelessness. Ram prayed to Durga before fighting Ravana. Sanal Kumar crowds his camera within the van, and fills it with grim, shady faces that make scenes feel suffocating. S Durga Movie Review: Critics Rating: 3 stars, click to give your rating/review,Like the director’s earlier movie, Ozhivudivasathe Kali, the conversations -- spontaneous, unpretent Ltd. All Rights Reserved. It rivals the frenzy the festival descends into. They writhe in ecstasy, disfigure and impale themselves on hooks and with spears through their flesh. https://www.facebook.com/kidsographybydurgamoviesproductio. Directed by Sanal Kumar Sasidharan. Thus begins their journey of fear, suspicion and terror. He arrives, but there is no transport in sight. There’s an air of unrest surrounding the Indian movie industry these days. Durga and Aarav come there and welcome Saru Maa, telling her that they know the place she deserves to be and would like to take her there personally. D.S. Mumbai, 20 Oct 2017 8:00 IST I know that feeling." At every stop, the audience is presented with cases of the quiet discriminating judgement that women go through every day. pramod.shinde@cinestaan.com, This email id is already registered with us with facebook. And by that I mean everyone. There aren’t many extant records of what the autumn festival of Durga was like in the early medieval era. The film begins with the sight of a ritual procession of men preparing to worship the goddess Durga. Durga, a north Indian migrant and a Keralite youth named Kabeer are running away on a midnight. And it is terrifying. Please. It begins suddenly on a dark night in a small town in Kerala. Instead BJP leaders like Kailash Vijayvargiya, Mukul Roy also started using the Durga-Kali slogans. It has no sex either, which raises the question about what really bothered our 'sanskari' Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). Panaji: S Durga Director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan, whose film was not screened at the 48th IFFI despite his best efforts, says the incident has proved how those in power can go to any extent to destroy something they don't like. Just when the tension reaches a tipping point, he allows the couple, and his camera, to escape into the outside. As we left the screening, your reviewer heard a woman say, "I could feel everything she [Durga] was going through. That is symptomatic of our perception of the world. The end of the final screening of Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's S Durga — the bowdlerized title of Sexy Durga — at the 19th MAMI Mumbai Film Festival was greeted with stunned silence. ... Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and Bollywood's Durga Puja celebrations. The policemen who judge them for having one woman in the van, or the two 'moral policemen' who decide to prevent the two from eloping in the middle of the night. The winner of the Special Jury award at the 19th MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2017, Sexy Durga (let's call it what it is) is a stunning piece of cinema that forces the audience to re-examine the world of fear, claustrophobia and animalistic viciousness that surrounds women. In an interview with Cinestaan.com before their win at the Rotterdam Film Festival, Sanal Kumar had said, "The film is about violence in society which exists quietly. Durga is depicted in the Hindu pantheon as a goddess riding a lion or tiger, with many arms each carrying a weapon, often defeating Mahishasura (lit. One user said, "People are saying Cardi B is paying homeage to our hindu goddess Durga. The hapless "Durga" encounters a cross section of … Strangely, throughout the film, there is only one female character, and she literally has little to do. Durga (Rajshri Deshpande) waits beside an empty street for her lover, Kabir, to elope. Like some of Durga's other manifestations, Siddhidatri rides a lion. buffalo demon). By submitting this form you are agreeing to the terms and conditions of Cinestaan.com. © Copyright 2020 Cinestaan Digital Pvt. At no point do we ever think the couple will reach its destination safely. Like Durga, Cardi B is a dominant female voice at a critical time.â At the link in bio, Cardi B gets candid with FN’s @nikarajohns about her future in the fashion industry, upcoming Reebok collab and her relentless need to win in the FN exclusive.â ” Check out Cardi B's Reebok sneaker post below: Particularly in appraisal season. The moment is all there is! After Saru Maa, Agastya enters the Jindal house, dressed in a blue sherwani. In a Facebook post on Wednesday, a day after the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) here wrapped up, Sasidharan shared his sentiments. There is the potential for every scene to escalate into something chilling and vicious, but it does not. But for idol makers in the Capital, the year has brought nothing but bitterness. With Rajshri Deshpande, Bilas Chandrahasan Nair, Kannan Nayar, Arun Sol. Catch the full review of the latest released Malayalam movie with ratings only at Cinestaan.com This action-crime genre film revolves around Durgaa, a soft spoken girl who is exploited by various men in her life. Sticking her tongue out, as Durga does throughout the film, makes Das Gupta look just a little mad. They finally hitch a ride on a decrepit-looking van, with two very shady-looking guys. The three principal forms of Durga worshiped are Maha Durga, Chandika and Aparajita. We could leave that paragraph as a summary of the experience of Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's thrilling film, but it would not justify the reviewer's pay cheque. Of these, Chandika has two forms called Chandi and of Chamunda who is a form of Kali created by the goddess for killing demons Chanda and Munda. He gets into an argument with Choti. Sexy Durga Movie Review: Director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's film subjects the audience to the same fear, claustrophobia and judgement that every woman is subjected to. Director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's film subjects the audience to the same fear, claustrophobia and judgement that every woman is subjected to. +91-9820140345 In a story set in half a night, the director manages to maintain the thrill with stunning visuals and a brilliant screenplay. Sexy Durga (Changed into S Durga for Indian release) is a 2017 Indian Malayalam-language indie drama film directed by Sanal Kumar Sasidharan. With Hema Malini, Raj Babbar, Pran, Rajesh Khanna. The film is about the religious divide in the society of Kerala and its effect on marriage between two people from two different religious backgrounds.. In society, violence exists in different ways. She has four limbs and carries a trident, a spinning disc called a Sudarshana Chakra , a conch shell, and a lotus. Mahika has also done some Bollywood movies like Mr Joe B. Carvalho and Chalo Dilli among others. When we say violence, we do not mean blood, screams and all that. But the shadow of violence looms large over every scene. This contrast helps build the feeling of claustrophobia. But while one is full of loud music, crowds and tortured men, yet feels safe, the sight of four men promising safety to a lonely couple on a quiet, dark night does not. The camera moves like a hidden observer, capturing the woman's paranoia and terror and contrasting it with the lackadaisical, nonchalant machismo of the other men in the scene. Love how simply Akarsh & Rashi’s ethereal chemistry drew us to capture their fondness for each other at their pre-wedding. Ram Navami is part of our (Bengali) culture,” she argued. Lakshmi Durga Telugu Full Movie ft. Nizhalgal Ravi, Kanaka, Baby Shamili and Senthil. Updated: 08 Nov 2017 18:05 IST. Strange. They let their opinions be known on social media, claiming that the photo hurt the religious sensibilities of Hindus. Like a girl who isn’t necessarily crazy but has perhaps wisely chosen to abstain from conforming to what’s expected. Like Durga, Cardi B is a dominant female voice at a critical time." Sanal Kumar's film reeks of machismo, but it has no violence. Take a look: Soon after the image was posted online, desi netizens were enraged to see Cardi’s corseted gown revealing her cleavage. "In a Georges Hobeika dress, she pays homage to Durga, the Hindu goddess, whose symbols of protection and inner strength resonate as much in modern times as they have through the centuries. Pushpa comes there and asks what’s happening. So as a Hindu I … Your reviewer offered up an unknown prayer to a non-existent god for every female colleague and friend on the road. Directed by Shibu Mitra. 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