An 80-year-old Kolkata retiree is on a mission to get his neighborhood streetlights turned off after sunrise once he notices they stay on all day. Shyamal Uncle, upset by this wasteful expense of electricity, struggles to be taken seriously by an indifferent bureaucracy and a complacent status quo. A wry, revealing, highly original tour of modern India. India, 2012, Bengali, with subtitles in English 65 min Dir: Suman Ghosh.

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