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Busan Film Review: 'Sunrise'

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The anguish and guilt of a policeman whose young daughter has gone missing are powerfully conveyed in "Sunrise," the first dramatic feature by Indian helmer Partho Sen-Gupta since the well-received "Let the Wind Blow" (2004). A gripping psychological drama set in the seediest quarters of Mumbai, the pic cleverly weaves fantasy and reality so that neither can be taken at face value. The result is an intense, very well-performed tale that will doubtless spark debate in India, where, according to the most recent government figures, a staggering 53% of children are reported to have experienced sexual abuse. Following its world premiere in Busan,...

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