Papilio Buddha (2013)

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Papilio Buddha (2013)

A band of displaced untouchables in Western Ghats of India embrace Buddhism in order to escape from caste oppression. Papilio Buddha explores the life of a group of displaced Dalits in the Western Ghats of India and probes the new identity politics based on Ambedkarism, gaining momentum among the Dalits in the region, in the milieu of an ongoing land struggle.
India
USA
IMDb  7.0 /10
Creators
Director Jayan Cherian
Writer Jayan Cherian
Information
Release Date2013-03-15
Runtime1h 48mins
GenreDrama
Content Rating
Awards3 wins & 2 nominations.
CompanySilicon Media, Kayal Films
CountryIndia, USA
LanguageMalayalam
Kallen Pokkudan
Kallen Pokkudan
Kariyan
Manjusree
Chief Minister
Kallen Pokudan
Kallen Pokudan
Kariyan
Sreejith Ramanan
Sreejith Ramanan
Dr.Prasannaraj
S.P. Sreekumar
S.P. Sreekumar
Shankran
Sujatha
Sujatha
Dalit activist
Gandhian Ram Das