Gunjaaish- Different is beautiful

"Gunjaaish: Different is Beautiful" is a heartfelt and inspirational film that tells the story of a couple who embark on a challenging journey when their child is diagnosed with autism. The movie follows the parents as they navigate the ups and downs of this unexpected and life-changing diagnosis.

As they grapple with the initial shock and uncertainty, the couple learns to embrace the uniqueness of their child and begins to understand the world from his perspective. Along the way, they encounter a diverse group of people who provide support, including therapists and educators.

Through dedication, patience, and unwavering love, the parents work tirelessly to help their child develop the skills and independence needed to thrive in a world that often misunderstands autism. The film beautifully captures the emotional journey of the family, showcasing their resilience and determination.

As the story unfolds, "Gunjaaish: Different is Beautiful" offers a message of hope and acceptance, highlighting the extraordinary potential that lies within every individual, regardless of their differences. Ultimately, it's a celebration of the idea that being different is not only beautiful but also a source of strength and inspiration. The film concludes with the child's remarkable journey towards independence, proving that with love and support, anyone can overcome obstacles and achieve their full potential.

Gunjaaish is the first Indian short film to feature Autistic actors.

  • Beno Malogi
  • Dr Nabat Lakhani
  • Dr Nabat Lakhani
  • Rahim Pirani
    Key Cast
    "Ravi Deb"
  • Nandini Panjiyara
    Key Cast
    "Meera Deb"
  • Srikanth Muthyala
    Key Cast
    "Aryan Deb"
  • Advik Kukade
    Key Cast
    "Aryan Deb"
  • Yuven Jain
    Key Cast
    "Aryan Deb"
  • Elijah Emmanuel Gade
    Director of Photography
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  • Runtime:
    22 minutes 33 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    September 23, 2023
  • Production Budget:
    2,500 USD
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  • Language:
    English, Hindi
  • Shooting Format:
    Canon Raw
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Director - Beno Malogi