Death of a Father

Monday, February 19th

ticket1:00 – 3:00 pm
CARNEGIE Institution for Science

Screens as part of Mind-Blowing Animations

Death of a Father

Directed by Somnath Pal
Lead Cast: Ratnabali Bhattacharjee, Paromita Chatterjee
India / 2018 / 10mins

When Babu’s father passes away, he is caught in a web of age-old rituals and social formalities. As he looks for opportunities to cope with the loss of his father, death ends up being just another mundane routine for Babu.

Director Bio:
Somnath Pal graduated with a degree in animation from IDC, IIT Bombay. He later served as an Assistant Director on Amar Chitra Katha’s theatrical animation feature ‘Sons of Ram’, and as a Production Designer on the multi award winning feature film ‘Court’. ‘Death of a Father’ marks his debut as an animation filmmaker.

Poster for Death of a Father

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