Tag: Vishal Bhardwaj

MATRU KI BIJLEE KA MANDOLA (Dir. Vishal Bhardwaj, 2013, India) – Drunken Imaginings

Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola (MKBKM), labelled a ‘Bollywood political satire’, is a googly of a film traversing classical Hindi cinema (particularly agrarian pastoral films like Do Bigha Zamin) and the spirit of parallel cinema (a feudal revolt forms part of the narrative) with a postmodern satirical sensibility that squarely has neo-colonial capitalism as a […]