TAC International Film and Video Festival The Curse of Talakad




A devastating 400-year old curse uttered by the wife of a defeated ruler of the Vijiyanagar Empire in Mysore, India continues to be feared today. "Let Talakad become sand...Let Malingi become a whirlpool..." Is there evidence that the curse may have come true? Can we find a solution to the mystery? Find out through the film's archaeological, geological and historical investigations into the Wodeyar geneology, a fascinating point in Indian history.






Length: 48 min.
Country: India
Language: English
Producer: KaBOoKa Research and Documentaries Pvt. Ltd. / Sashi Sivramkrishna
Producers Web site: http://www.kabooka.com
Distributor: Metaphor Media
Distributor Web site: http://www.metaphormedia.org
Copyright: 2005 by KaBOoka Research and Documentaries





Festival Screenings and Awards:

Film South Asia 2005, Kathmandu, Nepal