Pathways

A story of two childhood friends that are separated but are both exposed to violence. One boy experiences gender-based violence and isolation, while the other boy faces economic hardship but has a support system and caring parents. As a result, the two boys take different paths with very different outcomes.

  • Maya Åkeson Rayner
    Director
  • Fatima Denise Gal
    Director
  • Joseph Vaz
    Producer
  • Ben Vaknin
    Producer
  • Prechya Bajracharya
    Photography
  • Sapan Hamal
    Key Cast
  • Joseph Vaz
    Key Cast
  • Aashiyana Adhikari
    Key Cast
  • Prakriti KC
    Key Cast
  • John Latimer
    Key Cast
  • Ajmal Sherzai
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    3 minutes 23 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    August 8, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    0 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Nepal
  • Country of Filming:
    Nepal
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Maya Åkeson Rayner, Fatima Denise Gal

Maya Akeson Rayner is from Klagstorp, Sweden, and got into filmmaking at age 11 after winning the ‘youth category’ in the Stockholm Film Festival. She recently graduated from high school and is planning to study acting at the Met University in London, England. She is then going to study filmmaking at Sydney Film School. Maya’s long term plans are to make a documentary on her father’s life who passed in 2016.

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