The Witness Tree

Niranjan Raj Bhetwal

Shorts Competition

As Sridhar prepares for his coming-of-age celebration, his grandfather tells him a shocking story about his family. As he pushes for the truth, his mother is caught in a dilemma between wanting to protect him and wanting to be honest. 

This short film is part of the programme Shorts: Facing the Past

Nominated for the Shorts Competition award
All nominations

Credits

Director
Niranjan Raj Bhetwal
Producer
Nawa Nidhi Dahal, Prakash Angdembe
Year
2023
Country of production
Nepal
Type
Fiction, Short
Duration
14 minutes
Spoken language
Nepali
Subtitles
EN
Production company
Simal Cinema
World Sales
Simal Cinema