Bitterwhite, directed by Anant Narayan Mahadevan, has been nominated for the GSOK Award at the Busan International Film Festival this year. An official selection, Bittersweet, will also have its world premiere at the festival, and this year a tie-down celebration will be held from October 21 to 30 of the seven Indian films.
Venice Award winner “The Discipline” by Chaitanya Tamhane, Emraan Hashmi in Shyam Madiraju’s “Harami”, Tanayya Dhanania’s role in Suman Mukhopadhyay’s Bengali film “Captive”, Manju Warrier and Sanjay Kumar Sasidharan’s “Ahar” starring Manju Warrier and Gaurav Ravi Hai, Ivan stone “, and Prithi Conur’s Kannada language” Pinky Ellie? “There are other Indian films at the prestigious Korean Film Festival in 2020.
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Mahadevan is naturally happy. “It is indeed a great honor to be recognized at the top A-lister festival such as the largest and prestigious Busan International Film Festival in the Asian continent. Concerted efforts to produce films that meet the standards of global cinema were born Is a great shot-of-the-arm for my producers Suchanda and Shubha Shetty with the aim of breaking the fruit and clutter, “he said.
He said that talking about the film: “‘Bitterwat’ is a fight for human rights and survival in an extraordinary environment that is a dead end for the sugar cane cutters of women. It is a universal reference with its theme of human exploitation Resonates. Future scrubbers and the costs of an ecosystem upheaval. “
“Bitvert” follows Saguna’s first-person account, a sugarcane cutter that has been incorporated into the fields, and reflects the sinister practice of hysterectomy that is prevalent among female cutters. The film stars Akshay Gurav.
The Kim Jisok Award is awarded to remember the late Kim Ji-sook, who died this year after dedicating his life to discovering young Asian directors and supporting the development of Asian cinema. A grand prize of US $ 10,000 is given for two films.
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