Dir: Abhishek Shah / India / 120 minutes / Gujarati / 2019
In 1975, Manjhri, a young girl is married off to a small village in the middle of nowhere in the Rann of Kutch. There, she joins a group of women shackled by patriarchal mandates. One day, while on their way to fetch water, they find someone in the middle of the desert and their lives are changed forever.
Director biography and filmography:
Abhishek Shah has been working with mainstream theatre since the past 17 years as a writer, director and actor. He has received numerous awards for the plays he has written and directed. He has also been associated in writing of television serials. In the new wave of Gujarati cinema, Abhishek Shah has been a prominent name working as a casting director to some of the most successful films like Beyy Yaar, Chello Divas, Thai Jashe and Wrong Side Raju. He has worked as a casting director for 12 films.
Producers – Ashish Patel, Nirav Patel, Aayush Patel, Abhishek Shah, Mit Jani, Pratik Gupta
Scriptwriters – Abhishek Shah, Prateek Gupta
Music – Mehul Surti
Cinematographer – Tribhuvan Babu Sadineni
Editor – Prateek Gupta
Sound Designer – Subhash Sahu
Art Director – Ravi Popat
Aakash Zala, Tejal Panchasara