Sunday Curation: Take A Break And Watch These 7 ‘Content Rich’ Indian Short Films Of 2020

When it comes to interesting storyline and screenplay, short films as compared to full-fledged movies or most mainstream movies. List of Short Movies which has better approach in depicting complex emotions and issues through it. Here is a list of recent Short Movies released in 2020:

1 | Devi

Devi is a 13 minutes long hard-hitting subject which reminds us all that the only cause of Rape is Rapists itself. Story starts with a group of women discussing commonly about those who lost lives due to Rape. Kajol, Neha Dhupia, Shruti Haasan,Neena Kulkarni, Yashaswi Dayama, and Shivani Raghuvanshi are among the powerful cast of Devi.

2 | Nawab

Nawab is an ode to the power of caffeine addiction starring Aparshakti Khurrana. This is one of the best and well-written screenplay people have seen so far. This is 9 minutes long comedy-drama showcases a side of Aparshakti Khurana we rarely get to enjoy on the silver screen.

3 | The Lovers

Series which makes you think twice, The Lovers stands as an exception Starring Shweta Basu Prasad, Zarina Wahab & Anuraag Malhan. This short movie is a tale of love and revenge. It also focusses on a law made to protect the victim can be misused for selfish interests.

4 | Holi Ka Dahan

Another powerful short film that focuses on the powers vested in a woman’s heart. Holi Ka Dahan, like the name hints, is developed around the festival of colours, Holi. Anuritta Jha, who plays the lead in this Hindi short film, breaks free from a toxic relationship and metaphorically, maybe literally too, colours herself happy in the colours of Holi. This story easily falls into the category of Juice and English Vinglish.

5 | Kaande Pohe

A sweet but thoughtful romantic drama, Kaande Pohe –starringAhsaas Channa & Tushar Pandey–is set against the backdrop of an arranged marriage but focuses on our innate tendency to judge.

6 | Sarvagun Sampann

Exploring this subject, but with an interesting twist at the end, is the short film Sarvagun Sampann. Because sometimes you can fight against illogical social norms and still benefit from them.

7 | Budh (Awakening)

Budh takes three protagonists from different walks of life and focuses on the abuse and trauma they suffer because of their gender. The film is the official selection for various film festivals, includingDelhi International Film Festival, Jagran International Film Festival etc.

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