SIKH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2011: SHORTS
Directed by:Kavanjit Singh, Produced by: Eesha Danait
Kuldeep Singh and Jagjeet Singh, Sikh by religion are two best childhood friends living as neighbors in New Delhi, India. Kuldeep has always looked upon Jagjeet as his younger brother and cares deeply for him. The film is set in 1984 and revolves around 3 days. The first day is set in past where two are best of friends and in best of times, the second day set on the day riots take place in Delhi in 1984 in which one friend is killed. The third day is set a week after the riots.
Awards:Best Short Film, International Film Festival, Jaipur, India • Best Short Film, Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival, India • Best Short Film, Indian International Journalism Festival, India • Best Short Film, 6th Indonesian Film Festival • Best Sound Design, International Film Festival, Pune, India • Special Jury Mention, Fujifilm Indradhanush Film School Competition for Cinematography • Official Selection, 13th Norrköping Flimmer Film festival, Sweden • Official Selection, 3rd Insight Festival, Manchester, UK • Official Selection, Academy Film Festival 2011, India • Official Selection, 3rd International Film Festival Ahmedabad, India • Official Selection, 4th Documentary & Short Film Festival of Kerala • Official Selection, Sikh International Film Festival, New York, NY • Official Selection, 8th Noussa Short Film Festival, Greece • Official Selection, Ca'Foscari Short Film Festival, Venice • Official Selection, Indian Film Festival 'Bollywood and Beyond', Germany • Official Selection, International Short Film Festival Detmold, Germany • Official Selection, 5th International LUMS film festival, Lahore, Pakistan • Official Selection, International Short Film Festival, Guwahati, India • Official Selection, International Film Festival, Bhubaneswar, India • Official Selection, International Reeload Film Fest at Manipal University, Bangalore
Previous Screenings: Official Selection: International Short Film Festival, Detnold, Germany 2011; 5th International LUMS Film Festival, Lahore, Pakistan, 2011;International Reeload Film Festival, Manipal University, Bangalore, 2011; International Film Festival Bhubaneswar, 2011.