A, B, She

Aw Aakare Aa
Director:
Subas Das
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English (subtitled), 89 min, 2003, India

A school teacher, watching children suffocate and wilt inside an oppressive and unimaginative educational system, one day, decides to resign. This short fiction film tells the story of a woman who, having tried to combat the system, finally starts her own school so she may turn her ideals into reality.

 
Producer:
Om Films
 
Creative Crew
Camera:
Jugal Debata
Editing:
Gadadhar Puty
Sound:
Keshab, Sarat
Music:
Bidyadhar Sahu
Actors:
Adyasha Mohapatra, Diptimayee Panda
Story, Screenplay & Direction: Subas Das, Art Direction: Subas Sahu
 
Awards and Screenings:

Awards:
Winner of the National Award, as well as seven State Awards (for story, production, direction, editing, sound recording, child artiste and supporting actress)

Selected Screenings:
Children's World Section of the 13th Golden Elephant
International Children's Film Festival 2003
9th International Film Festival at Jamshedpur (Children's section)