Kajal

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Paakhi A. Tyrewala

hindi – italian and english subt.
21’, col., digital file, India, 2016

sceneggiatura/screenplay
Paakhi Tyrewala

fotografia/photography
Vivian Singh Sahi

montaggio/editing
Sarvesh Singh

musica/music
Drishti OTS

interpreti/cast
Salony Luthra, Sunil Palwal

What happens when a woman – constantly bullied by her boss and abused by her husband – finds an abandoned package one night? This package triggers an inner change in her the moment that she lays eyes on it. Kajal captures a turning point in the life of a woman, in a world claimed by men.

Paakhi Tyrewala has worked behind the camera as well as in front of it. She started her career in films as a child actress at the young age of two and a half. Recently, she has been in the news for the success of her directorial short Kajal.

The machine

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Tathagata Chatterjee

bengali and english – italian and english subt.
7’, b/w, digital file, India, 2017

sceneggiatura/screenplay
Tathagata Chatterjee

fotografia/photography
Mriganka Das

montaggio/editing
Tathagata Chatterjee

musica/music
Sauparna Manna

interpreti/cast
Writwik Mukherjee

The Machine is the story of a corporate worker with a dream of an artist who finds himself odd in his work environment. He finds everything around him as a burden. This short is about the transformation of a human into a machine.

 

Tathagata Chatterjee is an independent filmmaker based in Kolkata. He has directed five short films, three music videos and two documentaries. His previous films were screened throughout India in different film festivals.

Vaarasa

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Shreyas Chougule

marathi – english and italian subt.
15’, col., digital file, India, 2017

sceneggiatura/screenplay
Rahul Garg, Shreyas Chougule

fotografia/photography
Vivekanand Daakhore

montaggio/editing
Shreyas Chougule

interpreti/cast
Rachana Kakade, Samiksha, Kishor Waghmare, Mahendra Walunj

Rahul is a student grown up with a desire of living a life of dignity but he found himself in a situation of financial crisis after the death of his father so he think about taking up his job.

 

Shreyas Chougule since when he was young he took part in many inter school competitions and later he became a part of experimental and commercial theatre. He was fascinated by acting and performance art. The desire to explore cinema as an art lead him to bachelor’s degree in film making. He has produced two short films and written three.