Lipstick under my burkha

Lipstick under my burkha

DVD - 2017 | Hindi
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Set in the crowded by-lanes of small town India, Lipstick Under My Burkha chronicles the secret lives of four women in search of a little freedom.
Publisher: Mumbai : Reliance Entertainment, [2017]
Branch Call Number: LIPST
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (118 min., 23 sec.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital, optical, 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo, Dolby digital, rda
NTSC, rda
video file, DVD video, all regions, rda
Alternative Title: Lipstick wale sapne

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my32flavours Sep 25, 2018

From the LA Times:
"The rousing Indian drama "Lipstick Under My Burkha," co-written and directed by Alankrita Shrivastava, takes on the repressive traditions around gender and sexuality in that country with refreshing candor and humor. "Lipstick Under My Burkha" was init... Read More »


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LoganLib_Aavishka Oct 12, 2018

What a gut wrenching but beautiful movie. Lipstick under my burkha really shows life for some women living in India and how they dream, but never get to fulfill their dreams. This movie was incredible, the actors were incredible, a very exposing and real movie. At the same time, I will say that this movie is not for children or young people.

my32flavours Sep 25, 2018

From the LA Times:
"The rousing Indian drama "Lipstick Under My Burkha," co-written and directed by Alankrita Shrivastava, takes on the repressive traditions around gender and sexuality in that country with refreshing candor and humor. "Lipstick Under My Burkha" was initially banned in India for its honest depiction of feminine sexual fantasy. It's through fantasy, creative self-expression and career ambition that these women define who they are as individuals, outside of strict gendered norms. That independence will always be the biggest threat to patriarchy."

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bitsysmom
Jun 25, 2018

What I saw was stupid. Shut it off.

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ausnos
Jun 19, 2018

I disliked the characters, and could not care less about their story.

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