Leena Yadav’s latest film Parched is an unflinching look at the dark realities and momentary joys of women’s lives in rural North West India. In the opening of the file, Best friends, widowed Rani (Tannishtha Chatterjee) and Lajjo (Radhika Apte) take a bus to negotiate a wife for Rani’s son. This family adheres to the traditional ways.
The Garden State Film Festival (GSFF) presented "The Best Of" at the Croft Farm in Cherry Hill on Sunday, October 6th. It included six "shorts" from their much longer film festival.