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Periyanayaki

Short

Online

2022
11
mins
New Zealand
Drama
English, Tamil

A recent immigrant from Sri Lanka, 56-year-old Perianayaki’s days always begin at her dead-end job stacking shelves at the local supermarket. As a result of her inability to speak English, she struggles to fit in and build meaningful relationships.Today, on her wedding anniversary, Perianayaki is forced to reconcile with the bittersweet realities of her life.

4/28/23, 5:00 PM
Free with IMFF Badge
April 28th to May 1st
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Filmocracy

Since graduating from the University of Auckland in 2018 with an MA in Screen Production, Bala Murali Shingade has been working as a writer, director and actor for screen and theatre.

For his MA thesis film, Bala was awarded the Geoff Evans Prize for Screen Excellence. In 2019, he wrote, directed, and edited 800 LUNCHES, a short film commissioned and funded by the Outlook for Someday.

Bala Murali

Director

Bala Murali

Director:

Bala Murali Shingade

Writer:

Bala Murali Shingade

Editor:

Producer:

Cast:

Jeyagowri Sivakumaran

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Music:

Sound Design:

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