India | 96 min | 2016 | Recommended for 15 years or above | Hindi / Marathi with English SubtitlesVictorian Premiere
Film Festivals and Awards
2016 Toronto International Film Festival Cannes Film Festival. Winner of Special Jury Price - L’oeil D’or, Le Prix Du Documentaire- Cannes Film Festival
Showmen riding cinema lorries have brought the wonder of the movies to faraway villages in India for decades. As their cinema projectors crumble and film reels become scarce, seven decades on, their patrons are lured by slick digital technology. A benevolent showman, a shrewd exhibitor and a maverick projector mechanic bear a beautiful burden - to keep the last travelling cinemas of the world running.