God on the Balcony / Balcony T Bhogawan

God on the Balcony / Balcony T Bhogawan

Dir: Biswajeet Bora / India / 90 Minutes / Assamese /2020

The film is set in a remote village of Assam. It revolves around Khagen, a farmer, his wife Numali, and daughter, Kuwali. Numali dies in an unfortunate incident where she was crushed to death by wild Elephants. Khagen takes her to the hospital where she dies. The story narrates his relentless struggles to carry the dead body of his wife on his bicycle back home from the hospital due to the unavailability of an ambulance. As he walks through the pebbled roads with the body & his young daughter, he comes across two reporters and as a result, their journey turns to a different battle altogether.

 

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