Why Knot

Documentaries, 2016, 83 minutes
Why Knot
Pressured by his traditional family to marry, a filmmaker explores the idea of monogamy and the possibility of lifelong union without sexual fidelity.
The documentaries Why Knot was released in 2016 and lasts 83 minutes. For mature audiences. May not be suitable for children 17 and under.This documentaries is Scandalous, Provocative, Cerebral, Controversial.
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Why Knot on IMDB

Score: 5 of the 10

Why are love and sex so closely tied together? And what if we try and separate the two? Filmed over the course of 4 ½ years, Why Knot weaves the history of monogamy with the personal story of a filmmaker attempting an open relationship with the woman he loves. When his younger brother in Dubai decides to get married, Dhruv's Indian family begins to pressure him to follow suit; but instead, he turns the camera on them and begins to ask pressing questions to understand why we practice marriage and monogamy in a world rife with infidelity. Capturing histories and perspectives from both the East and the West, Why Knot takes us on a dark and at times hilarious journey through the emotional and intellectual landscape of monogamy, offering deeper insight into a universal conflict between our instincts and our morals.

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Audio: English [Original]
Subtitles: English

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