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Rainbow over the agraharam

DNMUM429849 | 1/13/2019 | Author : Yogesh Pawar | WC :551


Since its world premiere at Sydney’s Mardi Gras Film Festival, in February 2018, the crowdfunded Evening Shadows (ES) has been screened at over 50 international festivals winning jury awards for best feature, audience awards for best feature, awards for lead actor Mona Ambegaonkar and for director Sridhar Rangayan - 13 to date.
This ‘coming-out’ film set in small-town India about an orthodox mother coming to terms with her own conflicts over her son’s sexuality and taking on the family (this one’s a cross between the Morning Raga one and the one in 2 States) patriarch to ensure acceptance ticks almost all the boxes for the LGBTQ+ rights narrative for equality, dignity and more and deserves all the kudos coming its way f
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