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Vidya Balan Starrer 'Natkhat' Joins 2021 Oscar Race

BP World Bureau | Jan 16 2021
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Short film 'Natkhat' is part of the race for the Academy Award for Best Short Film (Live Action) for the year 2021. 

The 33 minutes long short film is produced by Ronnie Screwvala and directed by Shaan Vyas with Vidya Balan in the lead role. 

The short film was screened at prestigious international (virtual) film festivals across the world and world premiered at Tribeca’s We Are One: A Global Film Festival (2nd June 2020).

It was screened and won the German Star of India Award at the Indian Film Festival Stuttgart.

The film is about a young boy who becomes a misogynist like the men in his family and his dynamics with his mother, played by Vidya Balan.