Directed by Aparna Sen;
India 2013, 141 Minutes, Bengali with English subtitles
Cast- Konkona Sen Sharma, Moushumi Chatterjee, Saswata Chaterjee, Paran Banerjee
Synopsis: Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay's famous tale of 3 generations of women and their evolution in society, seen in relation to a box of jewels, handed down from one generation to the next. A film by Aparna Sen.
Tickets: $150—Red carpet, cocktail party, film screening, post-screening discussion, award ceremony and after party with filmmakers, VIPs and celebrities; $75—Red carpet, cocktail party, film screening, post-screening discussion, award ceremony.
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