VUJA DE

The changes brought by time in human relations. The dissonances in such changes..And journey of a man that transcends place and time, seeking a solution for those dissonances...

  • Joby Varghese
    Director
  • Joby Varghese
    Writer
  • Joby Varghese
    Producer
  • Jijoy P R
    Producer
  • Jijoy P R
    Key Cast
  • Athira Patel
    Key Cast
  • Hena Chandran
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Experimental, Short
  • Runtime:
    17 minutes 35 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    September 12, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    390 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    India
  • Country of Filming:
    India
  • Language:
    Malayalam
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital, DSLR
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Black & White and Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • 1.Veracruz Short Film Festival, Mexico
    Veracruz
    Mexico
    October 21, 2017
    Mexican Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 2.Salto Independent Film Festival,Uruguay
    salto
    Uruguay
    October 19, 2017
    South American Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 3.Sierra International Film Weekend, Bolivia
    Santa Cruz de la Sierra
    Bolivia, Plurinational State of
    November 19, 2017
    Bolivian Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 4.CUZCO Underground Cinema Festival, Peru
    Cusco
    Peru
    November 12, 2017
    Peruvian Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 5.Bahia Independent Cinema FestivL, Brazil
    Bahia
    Brazil
    November 2, 2018
    Brazilian Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 6.Le Prince International Film Festival, Venezuela
    Caracus
    Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
    April 8, 2019
    Venezuelian Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 7.South Film and Arts Academy Festival,Chile
    Rancagua
    Chile
    March 18, 2019
    Chilean Premiere
    Best Fantastic Short Film , Best Young Actress - Athira Patel
  • 8.Motion For Pictures, USA
    Cary,North Carolina
    United States
    February 6, 2018
    Semi Finalist / Official Selection Competition
  • 9.All Seas Film Festival, USA

    United States
    January 1, 2018
    North American Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 10.Best of India Short Film Festival, USA
    Los Angeles
    United States
    February 9, 2018
    Semi Finalist / Official Selection Competition
  • 11. 573 International Short Film Festival, USA
    Farmington, Missouri
    United States
    March 22, 2018
    Official Selection Competition
  • 12.Indie Best Films Festivals, USA
    Santa Monica, California
    United States
    July 4, 2018
    Official Selection Competition
  • 13.LOS ANGELES CineFest, USA
    Los Angeles
    United States
    January 26, 2019
    Semi Finalist /Official Selection Competition
  • 14. 12 Months Film Festival, Romania
    Cluj-Napoca
    Romania
    December 1, 2017
    European Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film. Award Nominations : Best Sound Designer- Renganaath Ravee. Best Actress- Athira Patel
  • 15.SHORT to the Point, Romania
    Bucharest
    Romania
    December 2, 2017
    Official Selection Competition
  • 16.Roma Cinema DOC, Italy
    Rome
    Italy
    December 3, 2017
    Italian Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 17.Mostra Del Cinema Di Taranto, Italy
    Taranto
    Italy
    May 21, 2018
    Official Selection Competition
  • 18.Fishing Island, Serbia
    Novi Sad
    Serbia
    August 31, 2018
    Serbian Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 19.MoziMotion, Netherlands
    Online
    Netherlands
    October 5, 2019
    Dutch Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 20.STEPS International Film Festival, Syria
    Lattakia
    Syrian Arab Republic
    March 4, 2018
    Syrian Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 21.Near Nazareth Film Festival, Israel
    Afula
    Israel
    December 13, 2017
    Middle East Premiere
    Semi Finalist / Official Selection Competition
  • 22.ASF PUNE, India
    Pune, Maharastra
    India
    October 28, 2018
    Best Screenplay, Special Jury Award for 'Vuja de'
  • 23.Nagaon International Short and Documentary Film Festival, India
    Nagaon, Assam
    India
    August 25, 2019
    North East India Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 24.South Asian Short Film Festival, India
    Kolkata, Bengal
    India
    March 29, 2019
    Official Selection Competition
  • 25.Model N Movie International Short Film Festival,India
    Kolkata, Bengal
    India
    March 23, 2020
    Best Fantasy Short Film, Golden Medal for Good Work
  • 26.Bengals International, India
    Kolkata, Bengal
    India
    December 21, 2018
    Kolkata Premiere
    Finalist / Official Selection Competition
  • 27.Siliguri Short and Documentary Film Festival, India
    Siliguri, Bengal
    India
    December 31, 2019
    Official Selection Competition
  • 28.New Delhi Film Festival NDFF (International), India
    New Delhi
    India
    November 9, 2017
    Official Selection Competition
  • 29.Chennai International Short Film Festival, India
    Chennai, Tamil Nadu
    India
    February 20, 2018
    Official Selection Competition
  • 30.Starlights Film Awards, India
    Hyderabad, Telangana
    India
    December 1, 2018
    Official Selection Competition
  • 31. 13th Filmsaaz, India
    Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh
    India
    February 24, 2019
    Official Selection Competition
  • 32.Indapur National Short Film Festival, India
    Indapur, Maharastra
    India
    February 13, 2019
    Best Jury Award for 'Vuja de'
  • 33.Ichalkaranji International Short Film Festival, India
    Ichalkaranji,Maharastra
    India
    December 24, 2019
    Official Selection Competition
  • 34.FILMINGO InternationalShort Film Festival, India
    Mumbai, Maharashtra
    India
    December 24, 2017
    Official Selection Competition
  • 35.SiGNS National Festival for Documenaries and Short Fiction, India
    Ernakulam, Kerala
    India
    September 28, 2017
    World Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 36.Sree Sankaracharya University 0f Sanskrit Short Film Festival, India
    Kalady, Kerala
    India
    February 23, 2019
    Best Short Film
  • 37.Panchajanyam International Film Festival, India
    Chittur,Palakad,Kerala
    India
    January 31, 2019
    Official Selection Competition
  • 38.Sprouting Seed International Short Film Festival, india
    Nandurbar, Maharashtra
    India
    November 28, 2020
    Official Selection Competieion. Nomination- Best Editor Sujoy Joseph
  • 39.Reels International Short Film Festival, India
    Aurangabad, Maharashtra
    India
    February 27, 2021
    Special Jury Award for 'Vuja de'
  • 40.SINCINE Film Awards, India
    Mumbai, Maharashtra
    India
    March 7, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 41.Pimpri Chinchwad International Short Film Festival, India
    Pune, Maharashtra
    India
    April 10, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 42.Indian Star International Short Film Festival, India
    Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra
    India
    June 13, 2021
    Best Indian Narrative Short Film
  • 43.Indo French International Film Festival, India
    Pondicherry
    India
    June 25, 2021
    Pondicherry Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 44.Gona Film Awards, India
    Karaikkudi, Tamil Nadu
    India
    July 1, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 45.Valparai International Film Festival,India
    Valparai, Tamil Nadu
    India
    July 7, 2021
    Best Indian Short Film, Best Director
  • 46.SASEE Film Awards, India
    Kumbakonam, Tamil Nadu
    India
    July 9, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 47.Malaikandan Independent Film Festival, India
    Malaikandan, Tamil Nadu
    India
    July 15, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 48.Chettinad Indie Festival, India
    Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu
    India
    July 16, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 49.Madras Independent Film Festival, India
    Chennai, Tamil Nadu
    India
    July 18, 2021
    Special Mention for Vuja De
  • 50.Aiyan Film Awards, India
    Chennai, Tamil Nadu
    India
    July 18, 2021
    Best Director - Joby Varghese, Special Jury Award for Best Experimental Short Film
  • 51.Golden Peacock International Film Festival, India
    Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
    India
    July 20, 2021
    Andaman Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 52.Indo American International Festival of World Cinema, India
    Mumbai, Maharashtra
    India
    July 16, 2021
    Best picture,Best Director
  • 53.International Motion Picture Festival of India, India
    Pondicherry
    India
    July 20, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 54.Chozha International Film Festival, India
    Tamil Nadu
    India
    July 22, 2021
    Special Jury Award for Best Experimental Short Film
  • 55.Sentinal International Film Awards, India
    Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
    India
    July 25, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 56.Port Blair International Film Festival, India
    Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
    India
    July 31, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 57.Golden Lion Film Festival, India
    Chennai, Tamil Nadu
    India
    July 31, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 58.Iconic Images Film Festival, Lithuania
    Vilnius
    Lithuania
    July 23, 2021
    Lithuanian Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 59.Experimental Film Festival Barcelona, Spain
    Barcelona
    Spain
    July 31, 2021
    Spanish Premiere
    Best Actress Athira Patel. Nominations: Best Experimental Short Film, Best Cast
  • 60.Best Istanbul Film Awards, Turkey
    Istanbul
    Turkey
    August 1, 2021
    Turkish Premiere
    Special Golden Winner for Best Experimental Short Film
  • 61.Paradise Film Festival, Hungary
    Budapest
    Hungary
    August 5, 2021
    Hungarian Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 62.Short Shot Fest, Russian Federation
    Moscow
    Russian Federation
    August 5, 2021
    Russian Premiere
    Finlist/Official Selection Competition
  • 63.Oasis Inter Continental Film Festival, India
    Mumbai, Maharashtra
    India
    August 5, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Director
  • 64.Hodu International Film Festival, India
    Pondicherry
    India
    August 6, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 65. 7 Colours International Film Festival, India
    Pune, Maharashtra
    India
    August 7, 2021
    Nomination :Best Writer
  • 66.Vetriyur International Film Festival, India
    Vetriyur, Tamil Nadu
    India
    August 2, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 67.Bharathi International Film Festival, India
    Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu
    India
    August 4, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 68.Uruvatti International Film Festival, India
    Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu
    India
    August 9, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 69.Mokkho International Film Festival, India
    Pondicherry
    India
    August 10, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, Honorable Mention Award for Best Concept
  • 70.Chaplin International Film Festival, India
    Kumbakonam
    India
    August 12, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 71.Silver Screen Short Film Awards, India
    Alibag, Maharashtra
    India
    September 26, 2021
    Finalist/Official Selection Competition
  • 72.Stockholm City Film Festival, Sweden
    Stockholm
    Sweden
    August 8, 2021
    Swedish Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 73.Indie Short Film Festival, India
    Kerala
    India
    August 9, 2021
    Best Short Film- 4th Runner Up
  • 74.Indian International Film Awards, India
    India
    India
    August 11, 2021
    Best Short Film in Best Inventive Films Category, Best Screenplay -Joby Varghese, Best Sound Mixing-Boney M Joy
  • 75.International Film Festival of Parai, India
    Chennai, Tamil Nadu
    India
    August 9, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 76.Aranmanai International Film Festival, India
    Sivaganga, Tamil Nadu
    India
    August 15, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 77.Roshani International Film Festival, India
    Aurangabad, Maharashtra
    India
    July 16, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film-Second Runner Up
  • 78.Short Movie Club Film Festival "Nefiltravanae Kino", Belarus
    Minsk
    India
    January 4, 2018
    Belarusian Premiere
    Semi Finalist
  • 79.Hallucinea Film Festival, France
    Paris
    India
    August 12, 2021
    French Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 80.VIP FEST- The Best of 2021, Spain
    Barcelona
    Spain
    February 28, 2022
    Best Picture. Finalist-Best Fiction
  • 81.Parambi Productions International Short Film Festival, India
    Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra
    India
    August 14, 2021
    Quarter Final/Official Selection Competition
  • 82.Rameshwaram International Film Festival, India
    Paramakudi, Tamil Nadu
    India
    August 14, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 83.The Golden Palm International Film Festival, India
    Kallal, Tamil Nadu
    India
    August 15, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Actress - Athira Patel, Best Producer - JIjoy P R & Joby Varghese
  • 84.The Best Film Festival, Spain
    Barcelona, Catalunya
    Spain
    August 31, 2021
    Best Picture, Finalist - Best Fiction, Best Actress Athira Patel,Best Picture
  • 85.SHORTFILM FESTIVAL INDIA, India
    India
    India
    August 30, 2021
    Horourable Jury Award for Short Film
  • 86.Virgin Spring Cinefest, India
    Kolkata, West Bengal
    India
    August 16, 2021
    Best Experimental Film
  • 87.World Film Carnival-Singapore
    Singapore
    Singapore
    August 17, 2021
    Singapore Premiere
    Outstanding Achievement Award in Experimental Films
  • 88.Golden Lens International Film Festival, India
    Sirkazhi, Tamil Nadu
    India
    August 20, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 89.The Film Contest, USA
    USA
    United States
    August 20, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 90.Blu-Hill Film Festival, USA
    USA
    United States
    August 21, 2021
    Best Short Film -Art/Experiment
  • 91.Eurasian International Monthly Film Festival, Russian Federation
    Moscow
    Russian Federation
    August 20, 2021
    Finalist/Official Selection Competition
  • 92.Mumbai Indie Film Festival, India
    Mumbai, Maharashtra
    India
    August 31, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 93. 2 11 17 International Film Festival, India
    Karunanithipuram, Tamil Nadu
    India
    August 22, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 94.Lime Light Film Contest, USA
    USA
    United States
    August 25, 2021
    Best Actress-Athira Patel
  • 95.International Film Festival of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India
    Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
    India
    August 23, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Actress - Athira Patel
  • 96.Tagore International Film Festival, India
    Bolpur, West Bengal
    India
    August 24, 2021
    Outstanding Achievement in Experimental Film
  • 97.Imaginary Mind Film Contest, United States
    USA
    United States
    August 26, 2021
    Best Short-Experimental
  • 98.Indo Singapore International Film Festival, India
    Chennai, Tamil Nadu
    India
    August 27, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 99.iDEAL International Film Festival,India
    Sillod,Maharashtra
    India
    August 26, 2021
    Special Mention Award-Experimental Films-2nd Place
  • 100.Nuuk International Film Festival, Greenland
    Nuuk
    Greenland
    September 15, 2021
    Greenland Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 101.Auber International Film Festival, France
    Paris
    France
    August 27, 2021
    Best Fantasy
  • 102.Golden Sparrow International Film Festival, India
    Sirkali,Tamilnadu
    India
    September 1, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 103.Sweden Film Awards, Sweden
    Sweden
    Sweden
    September 1, 2021
    Semi Finalist/Official Selection Competition
  • 104.Nicomedia International Bi-Monthly Film Awards,Turkey
    Izmit
    Turkey
    September 1, 2021
    Nominee Best Experimental Short Film
  • 105.Gangtok International Film Festival,India
    Gangtok,Sikkim
    India
    September 3, 2021
    Sikkim Premiere
    Best Experimental Film
  • 106.Tekka International Film Festival,Singapore
    Singapore
    Singapore
    September 3, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 107.Havelock International Film Festival,India
    Port Blair,Andaman and Nicobar Islands
    India
    September 3, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 108.Golden Camera International Film Festival,India
    India
    India
    September 2, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Director
  • 109.Independent Short Film Festival of India
    India
    India
    November 2, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film:Jury Mention
  • 110.New York Neorealism Film Awards,Italy
    Rome
    Italy
    September 5, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 111. 5 Hours Film Challenge,India
    Kanyakumari,Tamilnadu
    India
    September 7, 2021
    Best Experimental Film
  • 112.New York Istanbul Short Film Festival,United States
    New York City, New York
    United States
    September 10, 2021
    Best Sci-Fi / Fantasy Short Film
  • 113.Dubai Indie Film Festival,UAE
    Dubai
    United Arab Emirates
    September 12, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Director-Indian Short Film
  • 114.Himachal Short Film Festival,India
    Kullu,Himachal Pradesh
    India
    September 27, 2021
    Himachal Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 115.RAY International Film Festival,India
    Tirupattur,Tamilnadu
    India
    September 8, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 116.Anatolia International Film Festival,Turkey
    Istanbul
    Turkey
    September 8, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 117.Cine Fair Film Festival,India
    India
    India
    September 9, 2021
    Best Director -Youth, Best Malayalam Film
  • 118.MP Film Award,United States
    USA
    United States
    September 14, 2021
    Best Short Film-Jury Award
  • 119.Aasha international Film Festival,India
    Nashik,Maharashtra
    India
    October 3, 2021
    Best Short Film
  • 120.Poompuhar International Film Festival,India
    Thirumullaivasal,Tamilnadu
    India
    September 18, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Director - Indian Short Film
  • 121.Druk International Film Festival,Bhutan
    Doteng, Paro
    Bhutan
    September 17, 2021
    Bhutan Premiere
    Outstanding Achievement Award in Experimentel Films
  • 122.Tamilnadu International Film Festival, India
    Madurai, Tamil Nadu
    India
    September 15, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 123.Author Film Festival, Spain
    Barcelona, Catalunya
    Spain
    September 22, 2021
    Best Script-Joby Varghese. Finalist- Edition
  • 124.Amsterdam Lift-Off Film Festival, Netherlands
    Amsterdam, Noord-Holland
    Netherlands
    September 23, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 125.Star Hollywood Awards, United States
    New Jersey,United States
    United States
    September 24, 2021
    Best Experimental Film
  • 126.Indo Overseas Film Festival, United States
    United States
    United States
    September 25, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 127.Brandenburg International Film Festival,Germany
    Mitte,Berlin
    Germany
    September 25, 2021
    German Premiere
    Best Experimental Film
  • 128.Falcon International Film Festival, India
    Pune,Maharashtra
    India
    September 30, 2021
    Quarter Finalist/Official Selection Competition
  • 129.Amdabad Film Festival,India
    Mumbai,Maharashtra
    India
    September 28, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 130.Indo Malaysia Film Festival,Malaysia
    Kula Lumpur
    Malaysia
    September 25, 2021
    Malaysian Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Screenplay Joby Varghese, Best Producer Jijoy P R, Joby Varghese, Best Actress- Special Jury Award -Athira Patel
  • 131.Pattaya International Film Festival,Thailand
    Pattaya,Bang Lamung
    Thailand
    September 28, 2021
    Thailand Premiere
    Best Experimental Film
  • 132.Brooklyn International Cinefest,United States
    Brooklyn,New York
    United States
    September 28, 2021
    Best Experimental Film
  • 133.Independent Asia-Pacific International Film Festival,India
    Kolkata,West Bengal
    India
    September 27, 2021
    Best Debut Filmmaker
  • 134.Cochin International Film Awards,India
    Cochin,Kerala
    India
    October 15, 2021
    Honorable Jury Award for Narrative Short Film
  • 135.Kula Lumpur Indie Festival,Malaysia
    Kuala Lumpur
    Malaysia
    October 30, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, BEST Screenplay-Joby Varghese, Best Actress-Special Jury Award-Athira Patel
  • 136.Paris Lift-Off Film Festival,France
    Paris,Lie-de-France
    France
    October 30, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 137.Diglipur International Film Festival,India
    Junglighat,Andaman and Nicobar Islands
    India
    October 3, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 38.Great Indian Short Film Festival Awards,India
    Mumbai,Maharashtra
    India
    October 2, 2021
    Best Film-Fiction
  • 139.New Fort International Film Festival,India
    Pudukkottai,Tamil Nadu
    India
    October 2, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 140.Marudham Indie Film Festival,India
    Chennai,Tamil Nadu
    India
    October 3, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 141.Little India International Film Festival,Singapore
    Singapore
    Singapore
    October 4, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 142.Target Sky International Film Festival,India
    Bangalore,Karnataka
    India
    March 24, 2022
    Best Short Film Sci-Fi,Best Director,Best Writer,Best Screenplay
  • 143.Yercaud International Film Festival,India
    Salem,Tamil Nadu
    India
    October 6, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film,Best Screenplay -Joby Varghese, Best Actress-Athira Patel
  • 144.GLIFF-Golden Lemur, Portugal
    Lisbon
    Portugal
    October 22, 2021
    Portugese Premiere
    Best Black & White Film,Best Young Actress-Athira Patel
  • 145.Cambodia Independent Film Festival,Cambodia
    Cambodia
    Cambodia
    October 6, 2021
    Cambodian Premiere
    BEST Experimental Short Film
  • 146.Golden Leaf International Film Festival,India
    Junglighat,Andaman and Nicobar Island
    India
    October 7, 2021
    Critics Choice Award for Best Experimental Short Film
  • 147.Batu Caves International Film Festival,Malaysia
    Malaysia
    Malaysia
    October 10, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 148.Emerald Peacock, Russian Federation
    Saint Petersburg
    Russian Federation
    November 2, 2021
    Best Short Experimental Film
  • 149.Diamond Eye,Russian Federation
    Saint Petersberg
    Russian Federation
    October 16, 2021
    Best Drama, Best Young Actress-Athira Patel
  • 150.Marina Independent Film Festival,India
    Chennai,Tamilnadu
    India
    October 12, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Actress-Athira Patel, Best Screenplay-Joby Varghese
  • 151.First-Time Filmmaker Online Sessions,United Kingdom
    Iver,Buckinghamshire
    United Kingdom
    October 14, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 152.Alternative Indie Pro Film Festival,Spain
    Barcelona,Catalunya
    Spain
    October 15, 2021
    Best Director-Joby Varghese. Finalists-Best Drama,Best Fiction,Best Director,Best Actress,Best Picture,Best Edition
  • 153.Golden Reel Film Festival,India
    Tamilnadu
    India
    October 16, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film,Best Writer-Joby Varghese,Best Actress-Athira Patel,Best Cinematographer-Noushad Shereef,Best Editor-Sujoy J, Best Sound Design-Renganaath Ravee
  • 154.Paradox International Short Film Festival,India
    Pune,Maharashtra
    India
    October 16, 2021
    Semi Finalist/Official Selection Competition
  • 155.Busan Independent Film Festival,Korea,Republic of
    Busan
    Korea, Republic of
    October 16, 2021
    Korean Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film,Best Supporting Actor-Jijoy P R, Best Cinematography-Noushad Shereef
  • 156.Kaiju Film Festival,South Africa
    George,Western Cape
    South Africa
    October 17, 2021
    African Premiere
    Finalist-Best Experimental Film
  • 157.Cuckoo International Film Awards,India
    Chennai,Tamilnadu
    India
    October 21, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 158.Thirumayam International Film Festival,India
    Thirumayam,Tamilnadu
    India
    October 20, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Cinematography-Noushad Shereef
  • 159.Philippines Independent Film Festival
    Philippines
    Philippines
    October 25, 2021
    Philippine Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Asian Director-Joby Varghese,Best Supporting Actor-Jijoy P R,Best Cinematography-Noushad Shereef,
  • 160.Taiwan Independent Short Film Festival
    Taiwan
    Taiwan
    October 26, 2021
    Taiwan Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 161.Bettiah International Film Festival,India
    Bettiah,Bihar
    India
    October 26, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 162.Singpore International Short Film Festival
    Singapore
    Singapore
    October 22, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film:Special Jury Award
  • 163.Dubai Opera Film Festival,UAE
    Dubai
    United Arab Emirates
    October 28, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Actress-Athira Patel
  • 164.The Best Frame Festival,India
    India
    India
    October 29, 2021
    Best Experimental Film, Excellent Filmmaking-Festival Mention
  • 165.short-filmz,United States
    United States
    United States
    October 30, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 166.Golden Reel International Film Festival,Singapore
    Singapore
    Singapore
    October 31, 2021
    Best Concept-Joby Varghese, Best Young Actress-Athira Patel
  • 167.Gully International Film Festival,India
    Nawada,Bihar
    India
    November 21, 2021
    Best Experimental Film
  • 168.Twilight Tokyo Film Festival,Japan
    Koyo City,Kanto
    Japan
    November 1, 2021
    Japanese Premierer
    Best Experimental Film
  • 169.Brunei International Film Festival
    Darrusalam
    Brunei Darussalam
    November 1, 2021
    Brunei Premiere
    Best International Short Film
  • 170.Grass Root International Film Festival,India
    Puducherry
    India
    November 3, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 171.Vietnam Independent Film Festival
    Vietnam
    Viet Nam
    November 7, 2021
    Vietnam Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 172.Maldives International Film Festival
    Maldives
    Maldives
    November 5, 2021
    Maldives Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 173.MLC Awards,United States
    Little Rock,Arkansas
    United States
    January 16, 2022
    Arkansas Premiere
    Nominee:Best Cinematography-Noushad Shereef
  • 174.Dheepam independent film festival,India
    Kumbakonam,Tamilnadu
    India
    November 11, 2021
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Director-Joby Varghese, Best Cinematographer-Noushad Shereef, Best Editor-Sujoy J, Best Actress-Athira Patel
  • 175.Myanmar Indeendent Film Festival
    Myanmar
    Myanmar
    November 11, 2021
    Myanmar Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film, Best Actress-Athira Patel
  • 176.Teknochat Film Festival,Argentina,Spain
    Resistencia
    Argentina
    November 18, 2021
    Argentinian Premiere
    Best Picture. Finalists;Best Director-Joby Varghese, Best Actress-Athira Patel
  • 177.Art Gallery Film Festival,India
    India
    India
    November 20, 2021
    Best Experimental Film
  • 178.High Tatras Film&Video Festival,Slovakia
    Vysoke Tatry
    Slovakia
    November 22, 2021
    Slovakian Premiere
    Semi Finalist/Best Experimental Film
  • 179.Black Binodini Short Film Festival,India
    Kolkata,West Bengal
    India
    November 25, 2021
    Best Actress-Athira Patel
  • 180.Sydney Indie Film Festival, Australia
    Sydney
    Australia
    November 25, 2021
    Australian Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film-Special Jury Award
  • 181.Nashik International Short Film Festival,India
    Nashik,Maharashtra
    India
    November 26, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 182.Masters of Cinema, Russian Federation
    Moscow
    Russian Federation
    November 30, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 183. V.i.Z Film Fest, Bulgaria
    Bulgaria
    Bulgaria
    November 30, 2021
    Bulgarian Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 184.Heart Of Europe International Monthly Film Festival,Slovakia
    Kosice,Kosicky Kraj
    Slovakia
    December 1, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 185.Monthly Future Of Film Awards,Former Yugaslov Republic of Macedonia
    Kej Makedonija,Ohrid
    Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of
    December 1, 2021
    Macedonian Premiere
    Honorable Mention -Best Experimental Film
  • 186.Onyko Film Awards,Estonia
    Tallinn
    Estonia
    December 2, 2021
    Estonian Premiere
    Finalist-Best Experimental Film
  • 187.Film Olympiad,Greece
    Greece
    Greece
    December 4, 2021
    Greek Premiere
    Nominee
  • 188.Cinemaking International Film Festival,Bangladesh
    Dhaka
    Bangladesh
    December 18, 2021
    Bangladesh Premiere
    Classical Short Film/Non-Competition
  • 189.Athens International Monthly Art Film Festival,Greece
    Marousi,Athens
    Greece
    December 6, 2021
    Honorable Mention
  • 190.Kuwait International Film Festival
    Kuwait
    Kuwait
    December 7, 2021
    Kuwait Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 191.Cooper Awards, Ukraine
    Ukraine
    Ukraine
    December 7, 2021
    Ukrainian Premiere
    Finalist
  • 192.NexGn International Short Film Festival, India
    Pune, Maharashtra
    India
    December 10, 2021
    Finalist
  • 193.Bharat International Film Festival,India
    Mumbai,Maharashtra
    India
    December 15, 2021
    Best Screenplay-Honorable Jury Award
  • 194.International Motion Pictures Awards,Canada
    Pickering,Ontario
    Canada
    December 17, 2021
    Canadian Premiere
    Best Film(Under 40 minutes)
  • 195.Autumn Film Festival- 4 Seasons ,Spain
    Barcelona,Catalunya
    Spain
    December 22, 2021
    Public Award. Finalists: Best Experimental,Best Picture
  • 196.Fox International Film Festival, Russian Federation
    Saint Petersburg
    Russian Federation
    December 27, 2021
    Official Selection Competition
  • 197.Indian Short Cinema Film Festival,India
    India
    India
    January 3, 2022
    Best Aspiring Director,Best Experimental Film
  • 198.Colombo Independent Film Festival,Sri Lanka
    Colombo
    Sri Lanka
    January 10, 2022
    Sri Lankan Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 199.Galaxius Gorakhpur International Film Festival,India
    Gorakhpur,Uttar Pradesh
    India
    January 10, 2022
    Official Selection Competition
  • 200.Ashoka International Film Festival,India
    Nawada,Bihar
    India
    January 10, 2022
    Special Mention Award
  • 201.Howrah International Film Festival, India
    Howrah, West Bengal
    India
    February 13, 2022
    Official Selection Competition
  • 202.cairo independent film festival,Egypt
    Cairo
    Egypt
    January 29, 2022
    Egyptian premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 203.IFEFA-International film&Entertainment festival Australia
    Sydner,Nerw South Wales
    Australia
    January 30, 2022
    Quarter Finalist
  • 204. Women Cinema and Arts International Film Festival,India
    Mumbai,Maharashtra
    India
    February 5, 2022
    Official Selection Competition
  • 205.FILMYSEA International Film Festival,India
    Dombivili,Maharashtra
    India
    March 18, 2022
    Best Experimental
  • 206.Symbiotic Film Festival,Ukraine
    kieve
    Ukraine
    February 24, 2022
    Official Selection Competition
  • 207.BIMIFF-Brazil International Monthly Independent Film Festival,Brazil
    Rio de Janeiro
    Brazil
    March 25, 2022
    Honorable Mention of "Outstanding Filmmaker"
  • 208.Mallu Film Market,India
    Thiruvananthapuram,Kerala
    India
    March 13, 2022
    Official Selection Competition
  • 209.Cult Cinema Film Festival,India
    India
    India
    March 13, 2022
    Best Writer,Best Dialogues,Best Director-Youth,Best Experimental Film
  • 210.Kathakali International Film Festival,India
    Mayiladumthurai,Tamilnadu
    India
    March 26, 2022
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 211.Malta Independent Film Award,Malta
    Malta
    Malta
    March 29, 2022
    Malta Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 212.Cannes Shorts,France
    Cannes
    France
    April 4, 2022
    Official Selection Competition
  • 213.International Film Festival of Belgium
    Belgium
    Belgium
    April 10, 2022
    Belgian Premiere
    Official Selection Competition
  • 214.We Feel Autumn/Fall Short Film Festival,India
    Kolkata,West Bengal
    India
    March 24, 2022
    Best Screenplay-Third Prize
  • 215.iFilmGroup International Film Festival,Canada
    Ontario
    Canada
    April 23, 2022
    Best Director,Best Lead Actress-Athira Patel,Mentorship Award-Jijoy P.R
  • 216.Durban International Short Film Festival,South Africa
    Durban
    South Africa
    April 18, 2022
    Official Selection Competition
  • 217.Celluloid Film Festival,Nepal
    Nepal
    Nepal
    May 18, 2022
    Nepali Premiere
    Best Experimental Short Film
  • 218. 195 Countries Film Festival,India
    Nawada,Bihar
    India
    May 20, 2022
    Best Special Mention Director
  • 219.OTB/Only The Best Film Awards,United States
    Miami,Florida
    United States
    June 10, 2022
    Only The Best Experimental
  • 220.Anatolia International Film Festival.Turkey
    Istanbul
    Turkey
    June 14, 2022
    Official Selection Competition
  • 221.Latin America Film Awards,Brazil
    Rio de Janeiro
    Brazil
    June 28, 2022
    Official Selection Competition
  • 222.Cinematic Europen Film Festival,Romania
    Bania
    Romania
    June 30, 2022
    Official Selection Competition
  • 223. Glow Film Fest, India
    India
    India
    July 22, 2022
    Best Experimental Film
Director Biography - Joby Varghese

Joby Varghese was born on 4 June 1977 to a middle-class family in Chalakudy,Kerala, India. His father is K. T Varghese and mother, M O Mary. He completed his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Christ College Irinjalakuda. During his studies attended many film festivals and watched many world classics. Kurosawa's Rashomon, DeSica's Bicycle Thieves and Ingmar Bergman's The Seventh Seal were among them, and they influenced him immensely. He is a self taught filmmaker. Joby Varghese debuted as director with Back to beat (2012) a short film completed in a single shot of 7mins, which competed in competition section of Signs Short Film Festival Kerala.

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