Saturday, June 19, 2021

Children film bonanza culminates

Dimapur, October 13: With motto of ‘promoting every child’s right to entertainment’, the 5-day long (9th-13th October) Children film bonanza culminated successfully with the screening of 4 films at the closing fest at State Academy Hall, Kohima.
The 5 day long Children film bonanza which targeted students from in and around Kohima from class V to class XII drew a good response. During the 5 days long fest, 9 films were screened.
The movies screened on the closing day were ‘Nani Teri Morni’ directed by Akash Aditya Lama, based on the true story of Mhonbeni Ezung, a National Bravery Award Winner 2015, who saved her drowning grandmother from river.
‘Pinti Ka Sabun’ directed by Pramod Pathak, got the best Children Film Award in Lonavala International Festival of Film& Television India (LIFF), based on the story of a 12 year old carefree boy Lalit who had never seen soap and later see how things around him change when he gets soap.
‘Gilli Gilli Atta’ directed by Pankaj Parashar .This film uses comedy to impress upon its audiences that good always triumphs over evil in the end.
‘Karamati Coat’ directed by Ajay Karthik, based on the story of Raju a poor rag picker, a magical stranger who gifts him a red coat and discovers that whenever he puts his hand in the coat pocket, a rupee appears. Raju at the end realizes an important lesson that easy money comes with its own problems and cannot be enjoyed for long.(Page News Service)