Basic info
  1. Director: Chaitanya Tamhane
  2. Country: India; Year: 2014; Language: Marathi, Gujarati, English, Hindi; Runtime: 116 min; Color: Color; Sound: Stereo
  3. Studio: Zoo Entertainment
  4. Producer: Vivek Gomber, Kishor Sawant, B.S. Narayan Swamy; Writer: Chaitanya Tamhane; Cinematographer: Mrinal Desai; Editor: Rikhav Desai; Composer: Sambhaji Bhagat
  5. Cast: Vira Sathidar, Vivek Gomber, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Pradeep Joshi, Shirish Pawar, Usha Bane, Arpita Chate, Bipin Maniar, Panna Mehta, Mansi Multani, Jyoti Patel
Synopsis
Court is a 2014 Indian independent legal drama film, written and directed by Chaitanya Tamhane in his directorial debut. Featuring a cast of newcomers, the film examines the Indian legal system through the trial of an ageing folk singer at a Sessions Court in Mumbai who has been accused of abetting suicide of a municipal worker. Jay Weissberg of Variety described the film as “an impressive debut that flays alive India’s judicial system thanks to an intelligent, superbly understated script.
Interesting links
  1. Review by Jay Weissberg in Variety
  2. Review by Neil Young in The Hollywood Reporter
  3. Interview of Chaitanya Tamhane in Screen Daily
  4. Interview of Chaitanya Tamhane with Geoff Andrew
Where to watch/buy?
  1. Watch at Youtube
  2. Buy at Amazon or Flipkart
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