India | 2013 | 25 mins | Hindi | Director Attending
A teacher travels back from a field trip with her class of ten-year-olds and tries to protect Kush, her only Sikh student. This fact-based drama is set in 1984, during the violence that erupted across India after the assassination of Indira Gandhi by her Sikh bodyguards.
Shubhashish Bhutiani was born in Kolkata in 1991. Having grown up in a small Himalayan town, he moved to New York to study at the School of Visual Arts. Shubhashish’s debut feature was Hotel Salvation (2016).