A documentary that explores the spiritual and digital side of Varanasi.
Actor-filmmaker Rajaditya Banerjee Documentary film ' Death of death ’It’s a moving story of King Dom, which gives the Hindus, who travel to Varanasi, the moksh fire to light the pyres of their loved ones and free them from the cycle of birth, death and reincarnation.
“Through my work, I have tried to raise some pertinent questions about life and death: does death die as a natural death in Varanasi, the spiritual capital of India? I have also discovered and portrayed two Varanasis: the old and the new. The other thing I've tried to show is how spiritual Varanasi coexists with digital Varanasi, ”said Rajaditya, who filmed the documentary film in Varanasi in 2017.
‘ Death of death ’ will soon travel to Toronto Indian Film Festival. Made in both English and Hindi, the cinematography has been done by Shuvajit. Apart from directing ‘Death of Death’, Rajaditya has also written its script.
The Actor-filmmaker who is the brother of late filmmaker Bappaditya Bandopadhyay He has also made a trilogy of death with three films: ‘ Death certificate ’,‘ ShivaRatri ’and‘ ShobBahika ’.