MRIGAYA (1976)

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Alternative titles

  • The ROYAL HUNT Alternative
  • DEER HUNT Alternative
  • La CHASSE ROYALE Alternative

Synopsis

Drama with an anti-colonial message. Set against the background of the Santhal Revolt in 1901 in which a tribal hunter becomes a revolutionary hero. A young man kills a feudal lackey of the British Raj for raping the woman he loves. He seeks justice from the colonial court which results in the judge sentencing him to death. The spectators in the court all stand up in honour of the soul about to be hanged.

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