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  • CHANDINI BAR Alternative


Drama. Set in 1985 in Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh, against a backgrpund of mass riots. Having lost everything, including her house and family, Mumtaz is forced to leave her native Sitapur and travel to Bombay with her wicked uncle. Her uncle arranges with a local pimp to engage Mumtaz as a dancer in a sleazy bar to make ends meet. He also rapes her. At the Chandni Bar, Mumtazz is befriended and tutored by fellow dancer Deepa. Soon she is attracting the attention of local gang leader Potya.

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