PANAJI: Entertainment Society of Goa’s Cinephile Film Club will screen ‘The Road to Kuthriyar,’ the debut feature of Bharat Mirle, who will be present for the screening, along with other cast and crew members – on Thursday, 8th September at Maquinez Palace here at 6.30 pm.
Sachin Chatte will host the special screening of the Tamil-English film, which premiered at the Busan International Film Festival and subsequently, has traveled to several festivals around the globe.
Belonging to the rare genre of docu-fiction, this is a remarkable film about humans and nature. It revolves around Dhruv (Dhruv Athreye, also a researcher in real life), who is conducting a mammal survey of the Palani hills, a part of the 600 km Kodaikanal wildlife sanctuary. In his endeavour, he meets Chinna Dorai, a local tribesman and a unique character in his own right, who becomes his guide in this unchartered territory.
Bharat Mirle (director, writer, producer), Dhruv Athreye (the main protagonist), Mithun Bhat (cinematographer), Alok Kotian (sound), and other crew members will be present for the screening. The duration of the film is 1hour and 54 minutes.