FILMS SELECTED for Imagineindia 2017 :
Gudh (Saurav Rai) India (SRFTI)
Edpa Kana (Niranjan Kumar Kujur) India (SRFTI)
Kamuki (Tomy Christo) India (SRFTI)
Randu Kurippukal (Gireesh Kumar K) India (SRFTI)
Gudh (Saurav Rai) 27 min. India (SRFTI)
Gudh reminisces those childhood memories, which perhaps everyone went through in life. Those obscure moments etched into our memories, which we find hard to correlate as grown-ups. It’s about Ajay, his childhood, his love for his mother, his village, its ongoing revolution and the changes it brings forth.
Edpa Kana (Niranjan Kumar Kujur) 26 min. India (SRFTI)
Ashok goes back from city to his village with an Agenda. At home he discovers that his parents have chosen for a bride for him. Caught between the dual realities of orthodox village life and his progressive city life he struggles to speak his mind
Kamuki (Tomy Christo) 24 min. India (SRFTI)
Divya, a 17 year old school girl realizes that she is pregnant from her estranged boyfriend. Disregarding her family and school obligations she sets out to find and claim him back to her life.
Randu Kurippukal (Gireesh Kumar K) 30 min. India (SRFTI)
An old couple, in their seventies, lives in a village, waits to see their daughter and grandson. But the only daughter who lives abroad with her child is reluctant to come back to her parents. Meanwhile the boatman in the village fails to solve the disagreement with his young wife. She leaves the one year old son with the boatman and goes away from the house. The decision taken by the boatman to overcome the dilemma changes the world around the old couple
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