India | Fiction | Drama | 2019 |94 min| Hindi; English subtitles
Friday, August 14th 2020 |
Screening: 7.00pm - 10.00pm
Zoom Q&A with Film-maker Fahim Irshad
This film is preceded by a short, Kaala
Aani Maani is set in the world of Bhutto, the Kebab Seller, fresh out of prison for a crime he didn't commit.It is the story of his daily struggle for his family's upkeep & how seemingly inconsequential change in the world outside, wreaks havoc in their life.
Aani Maani is named for a game played by children in Uttar Pradesh, in which they turn in circles while reciting the rhyme Aani Maani - the film denotes the tailspin that enters Bhutto's life as portrayed in the film.
Fahim Irshad has also worked on the hit Web Series Mirzapur.
Fahim Irshad is Mumbai based screenwriter and director who has graduated from AJK MCRC Jamia.
He has written several shows, including the hit Mirzapur, and couple of films .
His feature debute is 'Aani maani'. His short film 'Mubadla' based on partition of India has also been appreciated in many film festivals .