Eros Now short films to be screened at DFW South Asian Film Festival 2019

The three selected Eros Now short movies highlight different social concerns.

author_img H Prasad Published :  17th May 2019 04:53 PM   |   Published :   |  17th May 2019 04:53 PM
Konkana Sen

Konkana Sen Sharma

South Asian entertainment channel Eros Now’s short movies – A Monsoon Date, That Man In The Picture and Maunn – have been selected for screening at the DFW South Asian Film Festival 2019 in North America.

That Man In The Picture’ is part of the Opening Night in the four-day festival, to be held from May 16 to 19, 2019.

The 5th edition of the festival boasts two dozen curated shorts, documentaries and feature films that focus on issues affecting the South Asian sub-continent. DFW SAFF showcases features, short films and documentaries promoting the perspectives and voices of the South Asian community.

The three selected Eros Now short movies highlight different social concerns.

A Monsoon Date: Directed by Tanuja Chandra and written by Gazal Dhaliwal, the Konkona Sen Sharma-starrer short film is a moving story of a woman who is set to reveal her most personal secret to her lover.

That Man In The Picture: This film revolves around a man who witnesses a harassment-turned murder but chooses not to interfere. Raghubir Yadav plays a key role in the short movie directed by Gaurav Sharma.

Maunn highlights parents struggle to confront the molester of their ten-year-old daughter who happens to be their close neighbour and how they are helpless under societal pressure.

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