Devdas Learns To Rock

I’ve always thought Devdas could only be told in black and white. For it is a bunch of flabbergastingly unidimensional characters — drunkard, pining lover, courtesan — that populate Sarat Chandra Chatterjee’s essentially simplistic story, remarkable only for its wonderfully amoral, irredeemable titular protagonist. Ushering colour into these monochromatic silhouettes … Read more