The documentary tries to unravel the multi-layered texture of India’s social fabric as seen through the films of GirishKasaravalli.
The documentary makes an attempt to present a cinematic overview of the films of internationally renowned Indian filmmaker GirishKasaravalli, against the backdrop of the evolution of India’s Socio-cultural metamorphosis from Pre-independence era to the current stage of a multi-cultural socio-economic powerhouse. It also seeks to explore and analyze the relationship between the films and the filmmaker
GirishKasaravalli( Girish ) is an internationally renowned Indian filmmaker, who has made highly acclaimed films like Ghatashraddha, Thai Saheba, Dweepa,TabaranaKathe, Haseena, Gulabi Talkies, Mane, Kurmavatara etc. All his films deal with socio-cultural and humanitarian issues prevailing in the Indian society and make highly potent and insightful statements.Girish has practically made films on most of the socio-political challenges which the India as a growing nation has faced starting from the caste & community-based exploitation of the women to the issues of corruption, poverty, social and moral deprecation and the issues of the checkered economic development and the widening disparity between the haves and the have-nots. Besides being critically acclaimed, his films are known for providing an insightful and meaningful analysis of the undercurrents in the multi-religious and multi-linguistic society of India.