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    Set in the heart of parched rural landscape of Gujarat, India, the film tells the bittersweet tale of four ordinary women who talk about men, sex and life as they struggle with their individual demons.
    Duration: 116 min
    Quality: HD
    Release: 2015
    IMDb: 7.6
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  • Actors of "Parched"

  • Directors of "Parched"

    Leena Yadav. Director of Parched
    Leena Yadav
    Birthdate: 6 January 1971, India
  • Creators of "Parched"

    Supratik Sen. Director of Parched
    Supratik Sen
    Leena Yadav. Director of Parched
    Leena Yadav
    Birthdate: 6 January 1971, India
  • Critic Reviews of "Parched"

    Los Angeles Times
    June 24, 2016

    A bright jewel of a film, surprisingly funny, fresh and upbeat in the way it takes on the complicated and often dark topic of sexual politics in rural India.
    June 17, 2016

    "Parched" is vibrantly alive, full of color and light and movement and music. There is sex in this movie, and there is dancing, and there are vibrant fabrics and foods and fire. It's a dry place, but one ringed with beauty.

    New York Times
    June 16, 2016

    Despite the appalling circumstances and events it depicts, the movie's plain and unstinting affection for its lead characters gives "Parched" a frequently buoyant tone.

    Village Voice
    June 15, 2016

    You can see flashes of bawdy comedic brilliance sprinkled throughout Parched, an otherwise grim Indian drama about four women living in a male-dominated village.

    Hollywood Reporter
    May 19, 2016

    Leena Yadav's third feature is a contemporary morality tale that critiques the often harsh treatment of women in the absence of egalitarian social norms.

    May 19, 2016

    Thanks to attentive writing and sturdy performances, the director's characters are so compellingly realized that it's easy to succumb to the film's hopefulness.

    Hindustan Times
    January 04, 2017

    Director Leena Yadav, who has also written the story, has etched these women with great affection and compassion.

    Film Inquiry
    December 07, 2016

    Visually stunning and tackling stories that are painfully difficult to tell, Parched should be at the top of your watch list.
    September 23, 2016

    There is glossiness to spare, but the bruises manage to peek through too.

    El Mundo (Spain)
    August 18, 2016

    The director firmly believes that, if women had the courage to stood up, the situation of her country can change. [Full review in Spanish]

    Cinemanía (Spain)
    August 15, 2016

    Yadav's manages to entertain while telling the story of four women troubled by caste system, obsolete customs and sexism. [Full review in Spanish]

    Eye for Film
    August 07, 2016

    Female freedom runs like gusts of wind through hair in Leena Yadav's Parched - refreshing and vital yet easily stilled.

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