Jun 17, 2016 Release Date:
116 min Runtime:
Parched is the relation of four women in a desert village of Rajasthan, India. The village and the group are plagued by several social evils, age-antique traditions and practices of patriarchy, child marriage, dowry, marital rapes and swine and mental abuse.
Rani (Tannishtha Chatterjee) is a widow struggling to preserve her earliest mom-in-produce a result and young people son, Gulab (Riddhi Sen). Following village customs, Rani marries Gulab off to a child bride by paying a hefty sum to the bride’s relatives. Meanwhile, Gulab is disrespectful, revolutionary, and prefers to loiter surrounded by a gang of spoilt partners, and spend times then sex workers. Janki (Lehar Khan), the child bride, hopes to mount happening less the marriage by chopping off her hair but is yet infuriated into the fable. Lajjo (Radhika Apte) lives in the associated village as Rani, and is a close friend and aid in Rani’s struggles. Lajjo is in an abusive marriage when an alcoholic husband, Manoj (Mahesh Balraj). Having fruitless to conceive, Lajjo is mocked for physical infertile and so meaningless in the eyes of her husband and organization. The fourth girl is Bijli (Surveen Chawla), an erotic dancer in a travelling entertainment company. She is eye candy for the men in the village and doubles as a sex worker. Because of her profession, Bijli is ridiculed in the daylight and not welcomed at auspicious activities. Bijli is a stuffy pal and advisor to both Rani and Lajjo.
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Corazones encontrados | Die Zeit der Frauen | La estación de las mujeres | La saison des femmes | Négy nő | Corazones encontrados
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