Niara Modi

inglese – italian subt.
12’, col., digital file, Canada, 2016

Niara Modi

Kris Belchevski

Tiffany Beaudin

Bill Parsons

Yael Leon, Tara Nicodemo, Anusree Roy, Jason Weinberg

Mourning the death of her mother, Laila Mistry invites family for a traditional Indo-Persian feast. Instead of finding solace in the rituals of cooking, she has an identity crisis that threatens her marriage.
Only the unravelling of a family secret restores harmony to her household.

Born and raised in India, Niara Modi also lived in Italy and United States before settle in Canada. Modi’s credits include co-writing, directing and producing the short, critically acclaimed, World War II AFTER drama, and has also directed Varanasi Trail, an alternative music video. Other select credits include work as videographer and sound recordist on the TV Documentary series The Creators and Doubletake.