15th International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh 2022

Carnival

Mela (Hindi)

India | 15 min | Drama | 2020 | Short Film (Live Action) | Hindi

The aspiration of three little homeless boys to enter the city carnival starts with collecting money out of their workday struggles. But, unbeknownst to their innocence, a twist awaits them, only to turn the night into a childhood adventure. Or misadventure?

বাংলা

শহরের কার্নিভালে প্রবেশের জন্য তিনটি ছোট গৃহহীন ছেলের আকাঙ্খা শুরু হয় তাদের কর্মদিবসের সংগ্রাম থেকে পেনি সংগ্রহের মাধ্যমে। তাদের নির্দোষতা সম্পর্কে অজানা, একটি মোচড় তাদের জন্য অপেক্ষা করছে, শুধুমাত্র একটি শৈশব দুঃসাহসিক রাতকে পরিণত করার জন্য। নাকি দুঃসাহসিক কাজ?

Original Language

अपनी रोज़मर्रा की ज़िन्दगी के तमाम संघर्षों से गुज़रते हुए तीन बेघर बच्चे कुछ पैसे जमा करने की जद्दोजहद में लगे हैं, मौका है शहर में लगा मेला. लेकिन, उस रात के उलट-फेर से बेखबर यह मासूम, क्या जानें की आने वाला वक़्त होगा रोमांच से भरा या होगी दुर्घटना एक

Mr. Aniket Trivedi

Aniket Trivedi is an independent filmmaker and national award-winning illustrator & designer (Freelance) from Indore, India. He also has five years of relevant experience in screenwriting, cinematography, editing, sound designing, production designing, and direction.

Filmography: Mela (Carnival) (2020)

Mr. Pranjal Joshi

Pranjal Joshi was born and brought up in Indore, Madhya Pradesh; He is an electronic media graduate working as an independent and freelance filmmaker for four years. He is a director-writer and editor who has worked intensively in the above aspects of audio-visual media work. In addition, he has created several projects, from fiction to nonfiction.

Filmography: Beediwala - 2019 Gond Art (Documentary) - 2019 Mela (Carnival) - 2020 Locked Down - 2021

Screening Schedule

  • 9 Mar
    04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

    Bangladesh Film Archive

    F-5, Agargaon Administritive Area, Shere Bangla Nagar, Dhaka 1207

Credits and Casts

Director
Aniket Trivedi, Pranjal Joshi
Story
Aniket Trivedi, Pranjal Joshi
Script/Screenplay
Aniket Trivedi, Pranjal Joshi
Editor
Aniket Trivedi, Pranjal Joshi
Producer
Aniket Trivedi, Ashay Vyas, Pranjal Joshi
Cinematographer
Aniket Trivedi
Leading Casts
Yash Kanhere, Aditya Cholkar, Vansh Gandhi
Assistant Director
Pranay Tripathi
Assistant Director
Kunal Rao

Exhibition & Award History

Official Selection - The 2020 Nukhu Award - New York City, USA

Official Selection - Best of Latin America Short Film Festival 2020 - SANTA MONICA, California, USA

Official Selection - Flickfair 2020 - USA

Official Selection - Festival del Cinema di Cefalù 2021 - Italy

Official Selection - Cinevoyage International Film Festival 2021 - Mumbai, India

Official Selection - Festival international du court-métrage Brèves d'Images 2021 - Occitania, France

Winner - "Prix Du Comedien" at Festival international du court-métrage Brèves d'Images 2021 - Occitania, France