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Pashi

Director: Siddharth Chauhan

Short | 30 min

Langauge: Hindi

Year: 2017

Synopsis

When his mom’s handsome friend unexpectedly shows up in the village, a teenage boy living in a remote area of Himachal Pradesh, is swept in a whirlwind of desire and vivid fantasy. As he struggles to rein in his strong impulses, he learns about “pashi”, an ancient technique of trapping birds, and begins to practice it.

Awards

Rhode Island International Film Festival
World Music and Independent Films Festival
South Film and Arts Academy Festival in Chile
Marietta International Film Festival in Georgia
Jaipur International Film Festival