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Ek Alag Mausam

Juvenile & Young Adult


by
Mahesh Dattani

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 580 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

‘A playwright of world stature’—Mario Relich, Wasafiri Ek Alag Mausam (A Different Season), released in 2005, was the first Hindi film to grapple with the unsettling issue of how HIV-positive people are often denied basic rights. This screenplay, written by Mahesh Dattani, was commissioned by the NGO ActionAid. Told as a love story between an HIV-positive woman and a man she meets at a hospital, the film starred several widely acclaimed actors, including Nandita Das, Renuka Shahane, Anupam Kher and Rajit Kapur. ‘At last we have a playwright who gives sixty million English-speaking Indians an identity’—Alyque Padamsee ‘Powerful and disturbing’—The New York Times

‘A playwright of world stature’—Mario Relich, Wasafiri Ek Alag Mausam (A Different Season), released in 2005, was the first Hindi film to grapple with the unsettling issue of how HIV-positive people are often denied basic rights. This screenplay, written by Mahesh Dattani, was commissioned by the NGO ActionAid. Told as a love story between an HIV-positive woman and a man she meets at a hospital, the film starred several widely acclaimed actors, including Nandita… (more)

‘A playwright of world stature’—Mario Relich, Wasafiri Ek Alag Mausam (A Different Season), released in 2005, was the first Hindi film to grapple with the unsettling issue of how HIV-positive people are often denied basic rights. This screenplay, written by Mahesh Dattani, was commissioned by the NGO ActionAid. Told as a love story between an HIV-positive woman and a man she meets at a hospital, the film starred several widely acclaimed actors, including Nandita Das, Renuka Shahane, Anupam Kher and Rajit Kapur. ‘At last we have a playwright who gives sixty million English-speaking Indians an identity’—Alyque Padamsee ‘Powerful and disturbing’—The New York Times

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