The Clay bird

The Clay bird

DVD - 2006 | Bengali
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Set against the backdrop of Pakistan during the turbulent 1960s, a family is ripped apart by religious beliefs and civil war. A young boy from Bangladesh is sent away by his Muslim father to a Madrasah. He struggles to adapt to a harsh monastic life
Publisher: [United States] : Milestone Film & Video, [2006]
ISBN: 9781933920023
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: Matir moina
Other Standard Identifier: 784148010342


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Oct 15, 2018

Nice scenery but really have no idea what point was trying to be made. Fairly sure it was really sad though. Did not think it had nearly as good as "The Kite Runner". And yes, I realize they were not set in the same country and only generally in the same part of the world.

Tariq Bhatti
Apr 22, 2012

This is an excellent film featuring important spiritual, religious, political and social aspects of life in b
Bangladesh. Beautifully filmed with wonderful location photography, meaningful dialogue and music. Highly recommended.


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