Skip to main content

Wives and Wives

India, 1962 (MIFF 1964)

Director: Shri Pramod

This is an amusing cartoon making a plea for thrift in the household, and fewer children in the house.

See also...

Half of Mankind

Half of all mankind live in the villages of Asia: the living standard is low, but the village is the unit of organisation on which Asia rests, and upon which the foundation of progress must be built ... More »

Nalanda

An attempt to capture the spirit that animated the ancient University of Nalanda. By giving a brief account of its scholastic activities, the film highlights the intellectual catholicity that ... More »

GUNGA JUMNA

This large scale Indian technicolor film was one of the big successes of 1962, and was highly praised by Indian critics for its production, mounting, sweep and imagination. It has, at its central ... More »

MADHUMATI

"The fruit of a deed is three-fold: it may arise here and now, or later, or in a succession of lives . . ." - Anguttara Nikaya. ... This is a story of the re-birth of two lovers who, having met in ... More »

Printed Rainbow

High in an apartment building, a solitary woman and her cat see two worlds. One outside the window, the other upon the bright covers of her matchbox collection. A stunning, gently told tale of ... More »

KAADU

Kaadu is a study of traditional society in two remote Indian villages, Koppal and Hosur, separated by a forest, and isolated from the outside world. The story begins with the 'Nyaya'. the meeting of ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director