Serious Men by Sudhir Mishra based on Manu Joseph's satirical take on India's caste system through a father's dubious dreams for his child.
A 15 year old Dalit girl in Odisha picked a flower from a Savarna person's garden. For this 'crime', 40 Dalit families have been 'socially boycotted'. This, in 2020?! Enough, already!
How has traditional Indian matchmaking and the arranged marriage connived to keep the idea of caste well and flourishing?
The men who held down the hand of a five year old and burnt her hand have been destroyed, at least in my mind.
We forget the highest religion of humanity when we discriminate and are violent against our fellow human beings based on our narrow religious beliefs!
"If you don't know your caste growing up, you're probably upper caste," says the author of this thought-provoking musing on the movie Article 15.
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