13th International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh 2020

Mother

Maa (Nepali)

Nepal | 25 min | Drama | 2018 | Short Film (Live Action) | Nepali

The elderly mother needs a pair of slippers after her pairs were ruined. The son also needs a pair of new shoes that would suit for his friend's wedding. The interrelationship between mother's necessity and son's happiness is the core of this film. In this film, we can see different facets of a mother life's while also observing the difficult livelihood of a mother living in Laprak, Gorkha.

বাংলা

এক বৃদ্ধা মায়ের স্যান্ডেল জোড়া নষ্ট হয়ে গেলে তাঁর নতুন এক জোড়া স্যান্ডেলের দরকার হয়। এদিকে ছেলের তার বন্ধুর বিয়েতে অংশ নিতে নতুন এক জোড়া শু-জুতার প্রয়োজন বোধ করে। মায়ের প্রয়োজন ও পুত্রের সুখের পারস্পরিক বোঝাপড়া এই ফিল্মের মূল উপজীব্য। গল্পটিতে আমরা দেখতে পাই, একজন মায়ের জীবনের বিভিন্ন দিক, সাথে দেখতে পাই লাপ্রাক, গোরখাতে বসবাসরত একজন মায়ের কঠোর জীবনসংগ্রাম।

Original Language

The elderly Mother needs a pair of slippers after her pairs were ruined. The son also needs a pair of new shoes that would suit for his friend's wedding. The interrelationship between mother's necessity and son's happiness is the core of this film. In this film, we can see different facets of a mother life's while also observing the difficult livelihood of a mother living in Laprak, Gorkha.

Mr. Parichhed Sen

Parichhed Sen is a Nepali film director, writer, producer who predominantly works in the Nepali cinema. Some of his works include 'Strike', ' Akinchan', 'Mother'. He is the writer of the movie 'Bamkaji and Agnidahan'. He has worked as the chief assistant director in more than 40 Nepali feature films since 2008.

Filmography:

Screening Schedule

  • 29 Jan
    02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

    Shawkat Osman Hall

    Central Public Library, Shahbag

Credits and Casts

Director
Parichhed Sen
Story
Parichhed Sen
Script/Screenplay
Parichhed Sen
Editor
Subigya Shreatha
Producer
Basanti Shrestha
Cinematographer
Tenzin Pladen
Leading Casts
Aspani Gurung, Raj Gurung

Exhibition & Award History

Shanghai Int'l Film Festival