MUMBAI: Hitesh Kewalya –directed 'Rhythmatics' will screen at the Chicago International Children's Film Festival (CICFF) that will run from the 26 October to 4 November.
Rhythmatics has been produced by Edumedia, a company that explores the impact of education on media through events, print, films, internet, television, mobile, gaming and other emerging media.
The film is about a Math teacher named Mugdha being exasperated with her student Vikram who is always fidgety in class. But she notices that Vikram is very methodical with his tapping and twiddling, even his distractions have a consistent beat.
Being a teacher who does not giving up easily on her students, Mugdha decides to help Vikram to focus and learn his concepts by adopting a beat and rhythm to her teaching. In the end, a conventionally strict teacher, finds and unconventional way of helping her student.
The CICFF is one of the largest annual children's film festivals that screens over 250 films from across 40 countries.