Yours Truly (Feature Film), Gaash (Short Film), Gudiya (Short Film)

Feature Film: Yours Truly

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Saturday, Sept 21st 2019
11:30 AM at
Parilla


About the Film  

Amidst the daily din of the local trains in Calcutta, a lonely working woman in her late fifties finds herself falling in love with the voice of the railway announcer.

 

 

 

 

Reviews:

“Soni Razdan’s spectacular performance makes us want to see more of her on the screen.” –  Aayushi Sharma, ZeeTV

Together “Sanjoy Nag uses silence as a tool to help us understand Mithi better, and Soni Razdan embraces that silence. She is brave yet afraid, stoic yet vulnerable, lonely yet hopeful” – Tanisha Bagchi, The Quint

Cast: Soni Razdan, Aahana Kumra, Pankaj Tripathi, Mahesh Bhatt, Vinay Pathak

Director: Sanjoy Nag

Sanjoy Nag, born and raised in Kolkata, started out with documentaries before branching out to feature films. His debut feature ‘MEMORIES IN MARCH’,(with Deepti Naval, Raima Sen & Rituparno Ghosh) won the National Award for the Best English film 2010 and was also a part of the Indian Panorama at IFFI, Goa 2011. He is presently busy completing his English / Hindi feature “GOOD MORNING SUNSHINE’ based on his own Story / Script and starring Revathy, Rituparna Sengupta, Shweta Tripathi, Tejaswini Kolhapure & Shabana Azmi.

Runtime: 75 minutes

Language: Hindi

Genre: Drama

Country: India

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Short Film: Gaash

About the Film

Under a shroud of life, Fatima embarks on a journey in search of her beloved Gaash(light).

Post Screening Discussion with Film Makers

Director Statement:
With all the chaos going in the world due to cast, creed and religion, Gaash is a film about love. A pure unabashed declaration of love against religious ideologies. For Fatima, there is only one true love, Gaash. For Fatima, love has no religion and beyond that. Gaash is separated from Fatima based on his religion, and now Fatima embarks on a journey to meet him, to be one with him. No one can separate her from him in the afterlife. Through this unabashed declaration of love, we intend to bring people together through only one religion, the religion of humanity. We dream of a world where only love exists, where one can be who they’re, where they can express their true selves. For Fatima, Gaash is where love is.

DC Premiere

Cast: Neelofar Hamid, Muazzam Bhat

 Director: Danish Renzu

Danish Renzu is a Kashmir-born film director, whose work, direction, and writing have received critical acclaim, whilst his work in drama specifically has earned him an official selection at various film festivals and recognition in press and media. Danish Renzu grew up in the conflict-driven valley of Kashmir where he lived through frequent bombings, shutdowns, and abuse of human rights. He realized early in life that a true solution lies in investing our energies toward personal development, education, and community growth. A graduate of the University of California Los Angeles, he came to America all by himself at a very young age to pursue his dreams. He also holds a Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering.

Runtime: 14 minutes

Language: Hindi, Kashmiri, Urdu

Genre: Drama

Country: India

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Short Film: Gudiya

About the Film

A family drama about an Indian American family struggling to find the balance between the traditional Indian values of the parents and of the kids who are raised in the American culture. This struggle of cultural identity leads to conflicts causing Ajay and his Gudiyaa (as he lovingly calls his daughter, Roshni) to take tough decisions in situations that lead to strong consequences in her life.

Post Screening Discussion with Film Makers

Pune Short Film Festival Pune 2019
Official Selection

Cast: Amruta Panth, Uday Krishna, Sangeeta Agarwal, Sri Mirajkar, Chetna Gola, Fatima Razi, Eesha Chauhan, Shweta Shankar, Trevor Grote

Directors: Prerna Saraff Chauhan, Peter Waqar Gill

 

 

 

 

 

Runtime: 26 minutes

Language: English

Genre: Drama

Country: USA

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