Arekti Premer Golpo

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Arekti Premer Golpo

Theatrical poster
Directed byKaushik Ganguly
Produced byTapan Biswas
Written byKaushik Ganguly
StarringRituparno Ghosh
Jishu Sengupta
Indraneil Sengupta
Raima Sen
Release date(s)
  • February 16, 2010 (2010-02-16) (Berlinale)

  • December 24, 2010 (2010-12-24) (India)
Running time128 min
CountryIndia
LanguageBengali
 
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Arekti Premer Golpo

Theatrical poster
Directed byKaushik Ganguly
Produced byTapan Biswas
Written byKaushik Ganguly
StarringRituparno Ghosh
Jishu Sengupta
Indraneil Sengupta
Raima Sen
Release date(s)
  • February 16, 2010 (2010-02-16) (Berlinale)

  • December 24, 2010 (2010-12-24) (India)
Running time128 min
CountryIndia
LanguageBengali

Arekti Premer Golpo (Bengali: আরেকটি প্রেমের গল্প; English: Just Another Love Story ) is a 2010 India drama film directed by Bengali filmmaker Kaushik Ganguly, written by Kaushik Ganguly. It stars Rituparno Ghosh and Indraneil Sengupta in lead role, while Ghosh is playing as a gay filmmaker. This film will also be the first film on homosexuality to be shot after the decriminalisation of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code.[1] The first screening of this film outside of India is at the 60th Berlin Film Festival in 2010.

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Plot

The film is about Abhiroop Sen (Rituparno Ghosh), a Delhi-based transgender documentary filmmaker, whose bisexual lover is the cinematographer (Indraneil Sengupta) of the film. They visit Kolkata to make a documentary on the life of the real-life legendary jatra actor Chapal Bhaduri, who in his heyday was known as 'Chapal Rani', noted for his portrayal of female roles on the stage at a time when women did not perform on stage.

Cast

Awards

References

  1. ^ "Aar Ekti Premer Golpo (2010) Bengali Film". Calcuttatube.com. http://calcuttatube.com/aar-ekti-premer-golpo-2010-bengali-film-review-115/24645/. Retrieved 2010-09-01.
  2. ^ "Filmicafe.com". ‘Just Another Love Story’ wins best film award at I-VIEW film festival 2010 in NY. http://www.filmicafe.com/news_detail.php?news_id=16244. Retrieved 30 September 2010.

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