Contre-courants | Under Construction
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Under Construction

Director

Rubaiyat Hossain

Year

2015

Language & Country

Bengali / Bangladesh

Running time

88 minutes

Synopsis

Under Construction is about a modern Muslim woman struggling to find herself in the sprawl of urban Bangladesh, where middle class actress Roya reconstructs a famous and politically minded play of Rabindranath Tagore for modern times, reclaiming her agency in the process.

Category
Bangladesh, Sales Agent

 

“In Rubaiyat Hossain’s Under Construction, we see an examination of the theme of under construction as it applies to the city of Dhaka, as well as the gendered bodies of men and women.”

Awrup Sanyal / Dhaka Tribune

 

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