Previously at the ICA - Films
22 Aug 2007 – 30 Aug 2007
Living in the Black Mountains with his disciples, Nevla is the tall, fanged, black-cloak wearing monster/mystic performing all sorts of dark rites. He agrees to help a desperate couple conceive and a bargain is struck: if they give birth to a boy they are allowed to keep the child but if a girl is born, she must be returned to Nevla in the Black Mountains. Of course, nine months later, a daughter arrives...
Dir Shyam and Tulsi Ramsay, India 1990, 145 mins