Also Known As: Maya Bazaar
Category: Feature Film
The film Mayabazaar is an array of three films.
Smriti is story of an young widow Kuhu, who is engulfed by the memory of her husband. So power is this obsession, that when she takes on a lover, that man slowly starts changing into her dead husband. The story of Kuhu's memories and loneliness is narrated by Nishit to his lady friend when they meet in a bar.
Satwa is a story of Dhritin, a painter who lives in a big house with his step mother. While looking at a set of old photos of old Calcutta clicked by his friend Shomok, he sees the photo of the girl who frequents his dreams. When asked, Shomok says it's his sister Bonolata, who lives far away. Dhritin goes to Shomok's country house in Nijhumpur, where the care taker Kalida tells him about bonolota who got drowned in the pond. Dhritin feels the presence of Bonolota in the house and slowly starts getting obsessed with her, his obsession grows to such extent that one day he creates her out of thin air and starts with that created image of Bonolota.
Bhobisshot is about Mahesh, a professor of Mathematics and Harinath is professor of Philosophy. Mahesh is an atheist and Harinath is a believer. The argument goes on and through various incidents they come face to face with the only truth of life, which is death.
Cast: Rupa Ganguly, Krishnakishor Mukherjee, Badsha Moitra, Dhritiman Chatterjee, Deepanjan Bhattacharya, Payel De, Pradip Mukherjee