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The Rapist

One-liner: The unsuccessful 'live-in relationship' of Kabir and Sakshi ends in a tragedy for Kabir which costs him his life, putting a question mark on 'Gender Equality' before Law.

Synopsis: Kabir and Sakshi are in an unhealthy live-in relationship for about three years.They have the consent of Kabir's mother and sister for this relationship. Yet, Sakshi's short-temperedness and her doubt that Kabir has an affair with a colleague, ends Kabir's patience. In a heated debate, Kabir slaps Sakshi and asks for ending the relationship.

Sakshi takes this reaction from Kabir in such an unusual way that she threatens to destroy Kabir's life. Sakshi complains to the Police of her molestation and rape by Kabir. Kabir's sister tries her best to prove his innocence and release Kabir, in Court. But she loses and Kabir is send to jail as a culprit for raping Sakshi. The death of his mother due to the shock, life in jail and the accusation shatters Kabir mentally.

By the time Kabir is back home after release from Jail, he goes into severe depression and has frequent hallucinations. In this condition, he feels Sakshi and every female around calling him "A Rapist". His sister also tries some psychological counselling for him to cure from the trauma, but loses, when Kabir suddenly commits suicide.

The film raises a question mark on 'Gender Equality' before Law. This story uses not only the flashback technique of storytelling but amazing Editing skills blending the present and the past, which hold the attention of the viewers, till the end.

  • Prashant Tiwari
  • Prashant Tiwari
  • Prashant Tiwari
  • Project Type:
    Short, Television
  • Runtime:
    44 hours 55 minutes 10 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 3, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    675 USD
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Director - Prashant Tiwari