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PANJARADA GINI

SYNOPSIS
This is an short fiction film, based on mentally challenged child. The character named in this film ‘SAI’ a 8 years old boy, is mentally challenged since birth. Because of which Sai’s parents instead of schooling him in mentally challenged children school for his development, they kept him at home for 8 years. Unaware of the outside world, Sai was leading a painful life. Amidst four walls suffering mentally and physically the days passed. After some days Sai’s dad appointed a Caretaker to look after him. But Sai’s happiness and independence lasted only for few days. Those happiness slowly vanished by the mental and physical torture given to him by the cruel caretaker. One day Sai will go missing because of carelessness of the caretaker. Later, with the help of someone, Sai will be enrolled to mentally challenged school. It was six months since when he went missing. He was brought up in school like an orphan child and school will be a boon for him and gives him rebirth. In school, his life takes a turning point. With the education, extracurricular activities and sports within six months his brain was developing and he was transforming to a normal child. His parents who were looking for him from 6 months, they come to school where Sai was residing. They were very happy looking at Sai transforming into a normal child within six months. They realized the mistake that they committed by keeping Sai at home amidst four walls. For his bright future, they decided to continue Sai’s schooling in that same school. So, This fiction short film will come to an end by the passing of Sai from the school.

  • SANJEEV REDDY
    Director
    RANGAMMA
  • SANJEEV REDDY
    Writer
    VITHAL REDDY
  • MOHAN REDDY
    Producer
    RENUKA
  • Project Type:
    Short, Other
  • Genres:
    EDUCATIONAL, FICTION, Documentary fiction, disability
  • Runtime:
    29 minutes 58 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 30, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    2,500 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    India
  • Country of Filming:
    India
  • Language:
    English, Kannada
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
  • CICFF - Calcutta International Cult Film Festival
    CALCUTTA
    India
    February 5, 2017
    WEST-BENGAL
    SEMI-FINALIST
  • CAYFILM festival ISELAND
    ISLAND
    Iceland
    July 1, 2017
Director Biography - SANJEEV REDDY

I am 30 years old Electronics Engg from Karnataka (India). It's my debut short film is 'PANJARADA GINI' as a writer & Director. Thank you.

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Director Statement

PANJARADA GINI is my debut Kannada short film, which is based on (Documentary-fiction) 8 year old Mentally challenged child.