CONQUERING DEATH

This film is about Mrityunjay, who has recently lost his job again, for his rebel mentality against the injustice of society and system. Mrityunjay lives at a small town of West Bengal, India. He is a witness of many injustice in his surroundings. He talks with his dead (?) friend Jeevan about all these.
His Another friend, Nikhil opposes Mrityunjay. But Mrityunjay is stiil worried of the 'Deaths' everyday he witnesses.
Can Mrityunjay conquer death? If he does, Can he make another "Mrityunjay" (Immortal) like him?

This short film is inspired by a short story by the legend author MANIK BANDYOPADHYAY.

  • Arghya Basu
    Director
  • Arghya Basu
    Writer
  • Dipak Kumar Bose
    Producer
  • Tandra Bose
    Producer
  • Dipto Chatterjee
    Key Cast
    "Mrityunjay"
  • Neel Chakraborty
    Key Cast
    "Jeeban"
  • Bit Chandrasekhar
    Key Cast
    "Nikhil"
  • Tanmoy Das
    Assistant Directors
  • Md Biki
    Assistant Directors
  • Soutik Adhikary
    Music
  • Sumanta Shekhar Sarkhel
    Music
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    CONQUERING DEATH
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Runtime:
    17 minutes 51 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    August 28, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    200 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    India
  • Country of Filming:
    India
  • Language:
    Bengali
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director - Arghya Basu