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In theaters : August 22, 2014

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3.6/ 50 - 301 Ratings 3

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3.8/5 - 4 Ratings

Katiyabaaz - Movie Rating, Reviews (2014) | Cast, Story - Desimartini.com

Verdict: Katiyaabaz is a spectacularly shot documentary that captures the essence of crippling small town problems in our country. This gripping, witty and powerful film will change your perspective on power cuts. Watch it.

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Plot:  Katiyabaaz is a documentary film about the electrical supply shortage in an industrial suburb of Kanpur, India. The story unfurls along miles of tangled copper wires which mirror the diabolical complexity which unfolds in several towns and cities across the country. A picture emerges of a modern dystopia encompassing urban decay and desperation due to the lack of electricity. Underlying the localized crisis in Kanpur is the glaring energy poverty in India, where a third of the population is often without power and the rest grapple with frequent power-cuts that dictate their own terms. Powerless points to the universal need for dependable electrical power while exploring this theme in one of the world’s most ascendant economies


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Aneela Zeb Babar
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Watching KATIYABAAZ was my Mughal e Azam moment , you step into the theatre expecting to support Shehzada Saleem and leave supporting a Team Akbar ... read more
Inspector VIjay
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Every now & then, a small film comes by that deserves to be watched. Katiyabaaz is one such film. Telling a story that we all know but have not... read more
Diptakirti Chaudhuri
Katiyabaaz turned out to be a thriller with a charismatic anti-hero (Loha Singh) and a compelling 'hero' (KESCO MD Ritu Maheshwari) - both getting ... read more
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