Director Nina Paley uses lightness and humour to weave together a cutting commentary on one of the greatest epics in history.
What would happen today if an attempt were made to project on T.V. a different version of the Ramayana?
Our friendly religious epic, the Mahabharata, is replete with cases of charitable Brahmins impregnating obedient queens in order to oblige heirless kingdoms.
The ambiguous Lakshman rekha from the Ramayana symbolises the many boundaries imposed upon female sexuality while growing up.
Sita Sings the Blues is a film that chooses to be different, using a story that is very familiar to us.