Its first time director Arindam Sil’s tribute to the great master. All the five protagonists in the movie are characters heavily influenced from ones in Ray’s movies.
There’s a Charu who will remind you of Charulata; a Duli who will remind you of Santhal Duli; Two men stuck in corporate rivalry and a cricketer cum womanizer, making up the five.
Aborto focuses on the relentless pursuit of prominence in professional career, and the resulting alienation from loved ones in terms of sensitivity, feeling and emotion.
The film is a commentary of the values of being close to loved ones and treasure family life
Aborto (Language – Bengali (Indian) with English subtitles; Rating – NC16) will be screened on 6th Sep, 7pm at Cathay Cineleisure, as part of the Indian Film festival - Darpan 2013.