Film Review: Ranjan Ghosh’s Ahaa Re (The Two Lovers, 2019)

By LALIT MOHAN JOSHI India’s new generation filmmaker Ranjan Ghosh, seems to have arrived with his third Bengali feature ‘Ahaa Re’ (The Two Lovers, 2019), an unusual love story that revolves around food as a unifier. The title is a wacky play of the Sanskrit/Hindi/Bengali word ‘Ahaar’ meaning food. The film has been continuously doing national and international rounds in 2019 in various festivals within India as well as abroad at Rome, Melbourne and China. The latest being the celebrated Jagran Film Festival, Mumbai. “Screening in Mumbai is a great…

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