Village Rockstars

2017, Drama, 1h 27m

17 Reviews 50+ Ratings

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A 10-year-old girl living in poverty in a village in Assam, India, dreams of owning a guitar and forming a band with the local boys.

Cast & Crew

Boloram Das
Rinku Das
Bishnu Kalita
Rima Das
Director
Rima Das
Screenwriter
Rima Das
Producer
Preetom Dutta
Music
Rima Das
Cinematographer
Rima Das
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Rima Das
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Critic Reviews for Village Rockstars

All Critics (17) | Top Critics (6) | Fresh (16) | Rotten (1)

  • Kids pass the time climbing trees or sinking into the marsh, Das's camera capturing them as lively extensions of nature.

    January 31, 2019 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
  • Village Rockstars is confident and sincere, its story unfolding at a languid but controlled pace.

    January 31, 2019 | Rating: 3.5/4 | Full Review…
  • The most appealing is the persistence and simplicity with which Das subverts gendered expectations and norms.

    September 28, 2018 | Full Review…
  • All the kids are natural actors, but Bhanita Das is a standout in every scene. As the work-worn mother, Basanti Das embodies the refreshing lack of sentimentality that gives the film its modern attitude.

    September 28, 2018 | Full Review…
  • How beautifully told it is, with not a shred of artifice. There is solid craft at work, but at no point calls attention to itself.

    September 28, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
  • Pluckily optimistic and unsentimental to a fault, writer-director Rima Das' second film is a tonic to third world poverty porn.

    September 14, 2017 | Full Review…
  • Kids pass the time climbing trees or sinking into the marsh, Das's camera capturing them as lively extensions of nature.

    January 31, 2019 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
  • Village Rockstars is confident and sincere, its story unfolding at a languid but controlled pace.

    January 31, 2019 | Rating: 3.5/4 | Full Review…
  • The most appealing is the persistence and simplicity with which Das subverts gendered expectations and norms.

    September 28, 2018 | Full Review…
  • All the kids are natural actors, but Bhanita Das is a standout in every scene. As the work-worn mother, Basanti Das embodies the refreshing lack of sentimentality that gives the film its modern attitude.

    September 28, 2018 | Full Review…
  • It tackles gender, identity, rural India, and passion through a personal lens, with Das's family playing much of the

    March 29, 2021 | Full Review…
  • While Rima Das intended the film to be a tribute to her village, her sensitivity and warmth guarantees that it also captures the innocence of childhood - and the doting bond between mothers and daughters.

    March 11, 2019 | Full Review…

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