By rahul sengupta(23 Jan 2009)
Goutam Ghose and the producers at Doordarshan have decided and conceptualized the Samaresh Majumdar novel “Kaalbela”, into a digitally shot feature film (which was originally conceived as a 10 episode project scheduled to be aired on Doordarshan).
What confuses the audience is the “length” of the film. As a feature film “Kaalbela” is undoubtedly lengthy (2hrs 35mins). As a film adapted from a popular novel, “Kaalbela” remains majorly unexplored and unevaluated. It would have been better, had the film been released in a televisionized version.
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