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Asia International & Japan Program 10
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iTSCOM 6/20 sun 13:30-15:20
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Apoorva Satish / 0:15:30 / India, Czech Republic / Drama / 2020
Kanya follows the life of an adolescent girl growing up between the values of occidental and traditional cultures, whose aspirations of becoming a competitive swimmer takes an unexpected turn when she gets her first period.
Winner - Best Sound Design - Interfilm Festival 2020.
Nominated - Sonje Award (Best Asian Director) - Busan International Film Festival 2020.
Shortlisted - Magnesia Award for Best Student Film 2021 (Czech Lion).
Official nomination of FAMU for the 2021 Student Academy Awards in the International Fiction Category.
Apoorva Satish
Born and raised in Chennai, a colourful conglomerate of urban villages, Apoorva was fascinated by the power of Tamil filmdom in state politics, igniting a passion for creating films that are socially and politically aware. Her primary goal is to explore personal stories around socially relevant contemporary ideas and themes.
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