New Delhi: Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor’s first-ever short film titled ‘Karma’, directed by Abhay Chopra, grandson of the legendary BR Chopra was screened at the Bandra Film Festivals YouTube Channel today.
‘Karma’ is Ranbir Kapoor’s first short film before entering mainstream Bollywood. It was made in 2004 when he was studying at the film institute with Abhay Chopra. A fictional drama piece, the 26-minuted short film is set in a time when anti-capital punishment revolutions had started. It depicts a father’s dilemma when his own son is sentenced to death.
The film was also nominated for Student Oscars
Apart from Ranbir Kapoor, the film boasts a stellar star cast, Sharat Saxena of Ghulam, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Baadshah fame, playing the lead role of the jailer. Milind Joshi and Sushovan Banerjee feature in other pivotal roles.
Bandra Film Festival (BFF), a digital film festival presented by Filmkaravan in collaboration with YouTube not only helps filmmakers reach large audiences virtually but also helps viewers contribute funds to support the films and filmmakers of their choice, the report added.
The films are now live on BFF’s YouTube channel.