SHATIKA -The Undraped officially selected for International Festivals
Author Radio Editor
Saturday - October 28, 2017
26th Oct 2017, Mumbai - In the era where several short films by renowned filmmakers are creating waves, globally, Shatika – The Undraped, a short that has garnered quite an appreciation with its trailer, has now successfully joined in the league!
Shatika – The Undraped, narrates the tale of a beggar girl who goes to the extreme to bring smile on her mother’s face finally landing in the problem of HIV Aids. The short has already been doing the rounds of several film festivals, both National and
International, and has even bagged the winning tag with several official selections in the festivals.
Recently, it has won the Honorable Mention for (WOEFF )Women's Only Entertainment Film Festival 2017, marking its first award of this year. It has also been officially selected and to be showcased as special screening in the prestigious 6th Delhi International Film Festival 2017 (DIFF ) apart from selections in Cardiff International Film Festival 2017 (Wales, UK), Bushman Film Festival 2017 (West Africa) and Marquee on Main 2017 (Washington, UK).
The short stars young talent Swagata Naik as the protagonist with ace actors Milind Gunaji, Sushmita Mukherjee and Harry Josh playing pivotal characters. Directed by debutant Sritama Dutta and captured by nouveau cinematographer Ashwini Pakhrot,
the short has been produced by Aditya Bharadwaj under the banner of Y Star Cine and Television Pvt Ltd. Vedant Mishra, popular publicist, steps as an Executive Producer, with this project.
With Shatika, grabbing eyeballs on the social network and becoming quite popular with its success, Producer Aditya Bharadwaj seems extremely happy with the team’s effort. "I am absolutely excited about Shatika’s success. Being the maiden project of
my production, I feel quite proud that the young team has pulled it so well that it is earning appreciations around the world. I believe it is just the dawn of success and hope we get to bag more awards in our kitty "said the producer.