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The Bait (2016)

Tope (original title)
The tales of an eccentric aristocrat, a tightrope walking nomad and a postman-turned-soothsayer unspool in this visual poem of rural life in India.

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Buddhadev Dasgupta
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Cast

Credited cast:
Krishnendu Adhikari Krishnendu Adhikari ... Mainak
Biswarup Biswas Biswarup Biswas ... Jol Manush
Ananya Chatterjee
Sudipto Chatterjee Sudipto Chatterjee
Paoli Dam
Kajal Kumari Kajal Kumari
Chandan Roy Sanyal
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The tales of an eccentric aristocrat, a tightrope walking nomad and a postman-turned-soothsayer unspool in this visual poem of rural life in India.

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Drama

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Country:

India

Language:

Bengali | Hindi

Release Date:

September 2016 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

The Bait See more »

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AVA Film Productions See more »
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1.85 : 1
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Absolute masterclass in filmmaking.
25 November 2018 | by adhikarysrijanSee all my reviews

This film is beautifully crafted... An absolute jem in recent Bengali movie industry... From the direction to the gorgeous cinematography this is a one of a kind masterpiece... Every frame is just sparkling with breathtaking beauty... The story slowly unfolds to an unforgettable ending... This is just pure art... Go watch it asap.


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