Rizwan, a diploma film by Deepti Khurana of the Film
and Television Institute of India (FTII), has won 'Special
Jury Mention' at 5th International Short and Documentary
Film Festival of Kerala that was held recently at Thiruvananthpuram.
The films story revolves around Rizwan, who attempts
to live up to his name that literally means Guardian
of Paradise by preserving the dead bodies of his
family members who remain alive in his realm - the real
heaven of Kashmir.
film speaks about various realities that Kashmir is
The film was recently selected for screening in the
the competition section of the First Ladakh International
Film Festival that ended on 17 June.