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Director: Rumi Kaul
Short dance film in which a man and his girlfriend unexpectedly end up in a hallucinatory fantasy, which acutely exposes his secret desires.
Jesse and his girlfriend are silently driving their car at night, when he motions her to stop. In front of the car, they see a strange object. When Jesse gets out and approaches the mysterious colossus, it crackles. The first taps turn out to launch a rapidly escalating express train full of secret desires. Short dance film about the power of the imagination and the span of our fantasy.


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Title: Awake
Year: 2021
Duration : 5 minutes
Category: Short Feature
Edition: NFF 2021

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