It is growing on its own. Just when was I wondering where we would get lucky at 2 a. State governments say that there is no precedence for giving funds or theatrically releasing documentaries. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. Hemu, my god brother and Shanta, the groom became the protagonists of my film. We get to see 2 peaks in the distance, Mt. How did you find working with them? Malana being a relatively secluded location, what are some of the challenges you faced while working on this project?

Vice but now with the World turning more and more grey,Mt. September 2 , in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Learn how your comment data is processed. Berklee India Exchange This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. July 10, Music festivals, gigs, art exhibitions, EP releases, plays, film fests, Indian independent circuit.

Also, I believe in the consensual form of democracy.

While all these and more certainly is impressive and praiseworthy, the pace moovie the film is a deterrent at times. Royalties — mere mention of the word has the potential to cause joy,….

Edit Details Official Sites: There were quite a few people who gathered around the projector threatening to break the projector. Then people took DVDs and screened it at many places. With my camera I like to play with the reality like a sculptor plays with the clay! He said he was advocating for me. It was only much later during my B. There were quite a few villagers involved in the making of the film, and they knew the film inside out.

They have also been producing some of the best quality hashish in the world.

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A real life story of transition, this ancient civilization being invaded and obliterated by the modern democracy. The influence of Hindi on the people is now very visible and to top it all, the Government has put a ban on cultivation of cannabis for no fault of these people. Read ahead to know more about his film BOM and almost everything moive associated with it. Their reaction was very different from ours.


I did a filmmaking course at Chitrabani and mentally I was moving towards the world of cinema. We get to see 2 peaks in the distance, Mt.

You can go to Kulu and sense it. So perhaps I was destined towards moving images, and I realized maybe that was my medium.

BOM aka ‘One day ahead of Democracy’

In your film, there was a scene where O. So everyone wants to grab it. Filmography by Job Trailers and Videos.

Through the film they will see a village which is no more, loved one who no longer live and a democracy which has also faded. Full Cast and Crew. A message to move people, governments,… 0 0. Amlan also tells us directly that along with banning the cultivation of cannabis which not just affects their income generation and their own cultural heritage, they are also not given suitable options in terms of livelihood generation.

Imagine a space where sounds and samples come together in a playground of…. Aawaz — The Message June 28, Art for change. The film got over a year back. Learn how your comment data is processed. School days that I eventually took the plunge after deciding I definitely need to find out what it was all about. Email required Address never made public. The mother of the bride took me to her heart as a godson, brother of the bride Hemaraj became my god brother.

Where else will you be taking the film in the coming days? You are commenting using your Twitter account. That is the problem with us now. The film mainly talks to us through conversations that Amlan has with Hemraj and his brother in law, Shanta.


What took you so long to release the movie? It has happened already. The platform features a blog, offers value-added services and wider opportunity networks through amla partnerships.

There are elections now being contested by political parties, thus dividing the people. After that, I ended up with hours of footage and my funds ran out, which delayed my film by a year and a half.

But the good news is that the film which hitherto was only released in select PVR screens in Mumbai,Pune,Delhi and Bangalore will soon be getting released in other bbom, starting with Kolkata sometime in early But more than that, this film is about amlab and about restoring the dignity of the people of Malana.

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video. A message to move people, governments,…. I hope to carry it back to Delhi and Bombay.

I started off as a painter.

Interview: Amlan Datta (Part 1) |

Add it to your IMDbPage. Any screenings of BOM in Malana? July 10, Music festivals, gigs, art exhibitions, EP releases, plays, film fests, Indian independent circuit. In the last years we have made four international co-productions, but we are yet to create a space for documentary filmmakers in theatres.

I went with an idea of making a film in Malana and this film was supposed to be on democracy and cannabis, but the way the film evolved in those five years was completely unexpected.

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