India | 86 min | 2016 | Recommended for 15 years or above | Malayalam with English Subtitles
Film Festivals and Awards
Best Film – Kerela State Award and IFF Kerela
Afraid of being excluded at school, Shalini tries to hide her caste identity and her father’s job as a manual scavenger. But when a tragedy exposes her double life, she must find a way to confront society’s inequality head on. Vidhu Vincent became the first female to win Best Director in the history of Kerala State Film Awards with this touching drama about the lingering effects of India’s caste system.