BANDINI (Bimal Roy, 1963)

Long, insipid Hindi melodrama, Bandini is Bimal Roy’s last film. It revolves around Kalyani, who poisons to death a demanding patient at the hospital where she works as a servant, the spoiled wife of freedom fighter Bikash Ghosh, Kalyani’s former lover who jilted her. We learn this by way of flashback; the film opens as […]