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Jalal's Story 2014

India Director. Abu Shahed Emon

This entrancing film follows three chapters in the life of an infant, a child and teen named Jalal. Abandoned as a baby in the river, he is rescued only to be accused of sorcery as a boy and outcast again. As a teenager Jalal enters a life of crime and he begins for works for a local gang leader and aspiring politician. Abu Shahed Emon's sweeping, complex film tackles several social issues in contemporary Bangladesh, including superstition, politically motivated corruption and women's rights.

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Directed by

Abu Shahed Emon

Featuring

Mohammod Emon

Mitali Das

H M Akter

Towkir Ahmed

Genres

Drama Gangster

Collection

India on Film Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival

Released

2014

Country

India

Language

English

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