Aaba / Grandfather

(2017/22mins) | Dir. Amar Kaushik

28-May-2017 | 07:00 PM | The Stein Auditorium

Synopsis: Aaba is set in a remote village of Arunachal Pradesh in North East India. An orphan girl staying with her grandparents comes across the news of her grandfather being in the advanced stages of lung cancer and would probably survive just a few weeks. With not much to do, the grandfather spends rest of his days revisiting his personal possessions and digging his own grave. But then life has its own surprises and does not take the path we plan.

Cast: Dani Randa, Dani Chunya, Dani Sunku, Hage Yami, Dr.Joram Kopey, Surita Rai

Production: Rajukumar Gupta, Mitul Dikshit

Screenplay: Amar Kaushik

Cinematography: Soumik Mukherjee

Editing: Arindam S. Khatak

Sound: Shajith Koyeri

Awards: Special Prize of Generation KPlus International Jury for Best Short Film

Festivals: Berlin Film Festival 2017

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