The Train Leaves at Four
The Train Leaves At Four (Ethnographic | Observational | Documentary Feature Film, 56: 54 min, India, 2015 )
Credit: Director of Photography & Research
The film narrates the story of an indigenous Baiga family, living on a hilltop, in central India’s Gondwana forest as they are perched at the very end of their way of life. The film brings out the emotion of departure, helplessness and uncertainty through observation and atmospheric dialogue.
Shot on Sony HVR Z7U, Available light.
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