Written, produced AND directed entirely by Nina Paley, Sita Sings The Blues is an animated movie using several different styles to portray several parallel narratives and also sports a quirky personal element! It intersperses events from the Ramayana, illustrated conversations between Indian shadow puppets, musical interludes voiced with tracks by Annette Hanshaw. The ancient mythological and modern biographical plots are parallel tales, sharing numerous themes.
Date: October 28th 2010
Venue: Project Room