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MOTI BAGH

Directed by NIRMAL CHANDER | 60' | India

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Synopsis

For over five decades, 83-year-old Vidyadutt Sharma has nurtured Moti Bagh, his five acre farm in an Uttarakhand village. Around him are ghost villages due to large scale out-migration. Chronicling the changing landscape in verses of resistance, Vidyadutt Sharma and Ram Singh, his Nepali farmhand, plough the fields and keep farming alive.

ABOUT DIRECTOR

Nirmal Chander Dandriyal has worked for over two decades as producer, director, cinematographer, researcher, script writer and editor. His films All the World’s a Stage, Dreaming Taj Mahal, Sab Lila Hai, The Face Behind the Mask and Zikr Us Parivash Ka, among others, have been lauded for their humanistic approach and have travelled widely. Nirmal also conducts workshops on filmmaking.

FSA Year :   2019
Runtime :  60'
Language :   Hindi,
Country :   India,
Director :   NIRMAL CHANDER
Producer :  Rajiv Mehrotra
Release Year :   2019

FILM AT FESTIVAL

Selection Type: Main
Festival Edition: 2019
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