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Rabindranath Tagore documentary doesn't do him justice
Rabindranath Tagore documentary doesn't do him justice

Nobel laureate, knight and all-around Renaissance man Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) composed, wrote, painted, earned raves from William Butler Yeats, hobnobbed with Mahatma Gandhi and Albert Einstein, gave the Hibbert Lectures at University of Oxford and even founded the Visva-Bharati University. Tagore seems endlessly fascinating. But to say the new documentary "Rabindranath Tagore: The Poet of Eternity" doesn't do him justice would be an understatement. Directed by Partha S. Bhattacharya, a professional engineer, the film feels more appropriate for public-access television. It's essentially a glorified PowerPoint presentation that juxtaposes archival footage —...

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