Jaalgedi (The Curious Girl)
Nepal | 14min | Khas with English subtitles
4/21/18, 10:30 am
Jaalgedi takes her family's animals, to pastures outside her remote village. However, the arrival of a white tourist sends shockwaves among the children of the village. The inquisitive little girl gets distracted from her responsibilities of a while - following the strange white man around the village - only to find a catastrophe has befallen because of her innocent curiosities.
Rajesh Prasad Khatri is a graduate of Literature and currently a primary school teacher in remote western mountains of Nepal. He has been active has a theatre actor and director since last 10 years. He has also worked as a production manager in a number of films, including The Black Hen (2015). Jalgedi is his debut short film, which was premiered at 22nd Busan International Film Festival.
CAST AND CREW
Producers : Min Bahadur Bham, Catherin Dussart, Suman Nidhi Sharma, Nigam Bhandari, Rajesh Prasad Khatri
Production Company : Shooney Films, CDP, France, Cryptid Films
Director of Photography : Shishir Bishankhe
Sound : Bipin Sthapit
Editor : Kiran Shrestha
Story/Screenplay/Direction : Rajesh Prasad Khatri