VielmachglasSome sequences articulate felt thoughts.And then some more, because within the silly script, Stroeks manages to embed a few real thoughts of tramps , who clap and whistle in their heads as the watch.

Categories of Art (3) : A Thousand Splendid Versions – On Ramayana & Sita Sings the Blues

Being familiar with the epic and having grown up watching it on TV in the 1990s (Ramanand Sagar’s Ramayana tele-series) the first reaction to Sita Sings the Blues (SSTB) was of amusement. Here was something fresh in its colours, ideas and presentation and which didn’t preach, in fact it enquired! Also, that the shadow puppets- [...]