The Hungry (2017)
First screened in September 2017
Director: Bornila Chatterjee. Cast: Naseeruddin Shah, Tisca Chopra, Antonio Aakeel, Neeraj Kabi, Arjun Gupta, Sayani Gupta, Suraj Sharma, Karan Pandit, Savita Rani. Screenplay: Bornila Chatterjee, Tanaji Dasgupta, and Kurban Kassam.

Twitter Capsule: Some memorably nasty images along the way but perhaps too eager to hit them, thus rushing and reducing a complex story.

VOR:   Transcultural Shakespeare adaptations always pique my interest, but this one guts (sorry) much of the play, without adding enough else.

Photo © 2017 Microwave International/Cinestaan Film Company

Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: C

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