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L’Épreuve
(Agnisnaan)

by Bhadendra NATH SAIKIA

Assam in the 1930’s : Menoka is the wife of a prominent man in a little village and the mother of four children. The husband falls in love with a young man whom he takes on as a seconde wife. Menoka feels abandonned and, in return, she rejects her husband’s sexual advances. She becomes the mistress of Madan, the overseer, and becomes pregnant.

  • Titre français
    L’Épreuve
  • Original title
    Agnisnaan
  • Titre international
    Ordeal
  • Scénario
    Bhadendra Nath Saikia
  • Photo
    Kamal Nayak
  • Montage
    Nikunja Bhattacharyya
  • Musique
    Tarun Goswami
  • Interprétation
    Malaya Goswami, Biju Phukan, Arun Nath, Kashmiri Barua, Sanjib Hazarika, Anandamohan Bhagawati
  • Production
    Bhadendra Nath Saikia
  • Sous-titrage

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