24.9. - 3.10.2020

Bombay Rose France, Germany, India, Qatar, United Kingdom 2019 | 93 min | OV with German subtitles | Colour | FF 2019

Gitanjali Rao

GITANJALI RAO (*1972) is an artist, animator, actress and director. After three animated shorts, Bombay Rose is her debut feature and opened the Critics‘ Week in Venice.

rated for 0 + years
ANIMATION Bollywood in 24 paintings per second: love, suffering and music in a whirl of colours Salim sees flower girl Kamala on the streets of Bombay – and he falls head over heels in love. He wants to win her heart with a smile, a little dance and a flower, just like in his beloved Bollywood films. But real life isn’t a movie and thus Bombay Rose isn’t a fairy tale about love, but about hardships, obstacles and impossibilities. Every frame is hand-painted and the result is an artistic love letter to Bombay and Bollywood in every shot.
Orig. Title: Bombay Rose
Filmtype: Animation
Original language: Hindi
Section: Asia Express
Director: Gitanjali Rao
Screenplay: Gitanjali Rao
Producer: Rohit Khattar
Sprachfassung: OV with German subtitles
Music: Cyli Khare, Yoav Rosenthal
Director of Photography:
Production Design: Rupali Gatti
Editor: Gitanjali Rao
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
German Distributor:
World Sales: Cinestaan International Sales
Production: C Film Company; Les Films d'Ici
Contact: Camille Cheneval, C International Sales:


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