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India | 120 min | 2016 | Recommended for 15 years or above | Kannada with English SubtitlesAustralian Premiere
Wednesday, August 16, 06.30 PM | HOYTS Chadstone
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After 12 year old Raju jumps on a train to run away from home he falls under the control of a gang. Along with fellow recruit Jollu, he stalks the station, dreaming of a better life, naive to the danger he’s in. Filmmaker Prithvi Konanur, drawing on real accounts of exploitation faced by children every day, used a cast of mostly non-actors including schoolboy Manohara K. who won the National Film Award for Best Child Artist.
Director Prithvi Konanur
Cast Manohara, Chinnu, Narasappa
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