Sita Sings the Blues Available For Free Download from the a-step-forward dept Earlier this year, we wrote about the rather ridiculous situation that filmmaker Nina Paley was put in, where copyright on some songs she used in a movie she made herself was being used to kill the film.
The synopsis below may give away important plot points. Sita determines to accompany her beloved husband, although the woods are dangerous and over-run with demons and evil spirits. He sends a golden hind past their dwelling to distract Rama, who tries to impress Sita by hunting the hind into the woods.
In his absence, Ravana abducts Sita and demands that she submit to him on pain of death. Sita remains staunchly devoted to Rama and refuses to entertain the idea; Ravana sets a deadline for the ultimatum and Sita waits faithfully for Rama to rescue her.
Ravana is slain and Sita restored to her husband, although he expresses serious doubts concerning her fidelity during her confinement. She submits to a trial by fire, a test of her purity; upon throwing herself into the flames, she is immediately rescued by the gods, who all proclaim her devotion and fidelity.
She accompanies Rama back to the palace, and soon falls pregnant. In the company of ascetics she gives birth to her sons and raises them to love and praise their absent father.
Years later, Rama overhears their hymns of adoration to their father and locates their dwelling. Distressed and disappointed by her reunion with Rama, Sita prays to the earth to swallow her as final proof of her purity and devotion and the prayer is duly answered, despite the pleas of Rama and Lakshman.Sita Sings is A animated feature film by Nina Paley.
Media in category "Sita Sings the Blues" The following 10 files are in this category, out of 10 total. Sita sings the blues - Play. likes. A theatrical play based on the animated film of the same name. The play is happening in Christ university.
All the great songs and lyrics from the "Sita Sings the Blues" album ont he Web's largest and most authoritative lyrics resource. Sita Sings The Blues tells the story of Rama and Sita with a very interesting twist. The human experience is also involved, Sita is not just a Goddess nor is Rama not just portrayed as a God.
The Seder-Masochism Merchandise Empire. Merch from the animated feature film Seder-Masochism by Nina Paley. All proceeds benefit the artist. Sita Sings The Blues is remarkably imaginative in its look and structure, though it’s hardly flawless. Paley relies a lot on looped movements and repetition to extend scenes, and her sense of humor tends toward the cute and corny. Sita Sings the Blues follows in the line of Triplets of Belleville, Spirited Away, Waltz With Bashir, and Persepolis to exemplify animation as a “serious” art form — which does not stop it from being laugh-out-loud funny. A panoply of monsters, gods, goddesses, warriors, sages, pyromaniac monkeys and winged eyeballs fills the screen with.
Nina Paley has made this a very thought provoking movie. "Sita Sings the Blues" is a mesmerizing and immensely entertaining movie that mixes a wide variety of animation styles in the service of the neat trick of pulling the epic Ramayana(which sounds %.
Mar 26, · Cartoonist Nina Paley spent six years making Sita Sings the Blues, a tragic love story about a prince named Rama who suspects his wife Sita has been unfaithful.