Sita Sings the Blues
Have 90 minutes to kill? Come on! It’s a snow day! Of course you do! This is a full length animated movie called Sita Sings the Blues. It’s amazingly worth your time.
Sita is a goddess separated from her beloved Lord and husband Rama. Nina is an animator whose husband moves to India, then dumps her by e-mail. Three hilarious shadow puppets narrate both ancient tragedy and modern comedy in this beautifully animated interpretation of the Indian epic Ramayana. Set to the 1920’s jazz vocals of Annette Hanshaw, Sita Sings the Blues earns its tagline as “The Greatest Break-Up Story Ever Told.”
(synopsis via sitasingstheblues.com)