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If you are looking for a good living Indian film director who makes realistic cinema of international quality--it is not Shekhar Kapur's movies you should see; it is the later works of three Indian film-makers Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Mrinal Sen, and Girish Karnad and of course Muzaffar Ali's "Umrao Jaan".



A few months later, her new gang descended upon the village of Behmai to exact revenge for what she had suffered.By the way, she was not the first untouchable elected to Parliament, as some reviewers stated.The so-called "untouchables" have been elected to the Indian Parliament for decades in reserved constituencies.Later in her life, She entered into the politics and was assassinated in 2001. The subject is what makes the film tick--nothing else.

I saw the film for the first time after the real Phoolan, was gunned down in New Delhi and had served several years as an elected Member of Parliament in India.

Subtlety, finesse, charm are not easy to find in his films--melodrama brims in them.