- 26 mins
- Hindi and English
Short Film Competition
|Shweta Tripathi, Mahabanoo Mody-Kotwal, Vipin Sharma|
Determined to carve out a better future for herself, teenage Gouri leaves behind a life of prostitution that was forced upon her at a young age and takes a job as a caregiver for a mistrusting elderly widow. But just as she starts to find her footing in this new life, Gouri’s past rears its ugly head again.
Pratyusha Gupta was born in Madras, India. She worked in documentary, television and advertising in Mumbai for over six years and graduated with an MA in Filmmaking (Direction) from the London Film School in March 2013. Born to parents from very different communities in India, Pratyusha has always been fascinated by questions of identity, class and religion – themes that dominate her films. She is currently working on a feature-length film as a writer/director while having started her own product