Jamnapaar

Direction
Year 
2017
Country
  • India
Runtime
24min 
Audio Tracks 
Subtitles 

Jamnapaar (Hindi or Urdu for 'Beyond the Yamuna') lurks on the river's edge seeking to explore how the inhabitants of the Yamuna relate to its degraded presence, the fragile nostalgia of its unknowable past and the horror of its unthinkable future. It is above all, an attempt to uncover new ways of imagining and relating to the natural world in the midst of the sixth mass extinction on Earth, our final planetary dream. The film is shot in Delhi, the site of the Yamuna's most extreme degradation.

Details

  • Original Title
    Jamnapaar
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Abhinava Bhattacharyya
  • Cinematography
    Abhinava Bhattacharyya
  • Editing
    Abhinava Bhattacharyya
  • Sound
    Gagandeep Singh, Sushil
  • Runtime
    24 min (16-30 min.)
  • Year
    2017
  • Country
    • India
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • International Documentary And Short Film Festival Of Kerala
    • National Documentary And Short Film Festival, Thrissur
    • Dfk New Wave, Kolkata
    • The Dharamshala International Film Festival, 2019
    • Documenta Madrid, 2019, Spain
    • Leiden International Short Film Experience, 2019, Netherlands
    • South Asian Short Film Festival, Kolkata
    • Delhi Doc Festival 2018, Delhi

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