Thursday, 5 May 2016
3rd Navi Mumbai International Film Festival NMIFF-2016 welcomes the submission of a Professional Shorts "12 VAYAS - Age 12" from India, Directed by Aneesh Ravi.
"12 VAYAS - Age 12" is the story about the women security in this male dominated society whcih gets least priority. That's why parents of girl children are in anxiety Lakshmi is an unwed mother of a girl child named Thulasi. Lakshmi works as a maid in neighboring houses to make a living and is forever worried about the safety of her child. She could not imagine her daughter experiencing what she had been through once. Thulasi grows up into a beauty. Hearing horrible news every day, Lakshmi becomes more anxious about Thulasi’s safety. And when she hears from Thulasi that her classmate is abused by her father, Lakshmi becomes sure that her daughter is not safe in this world. She finds a safe place for her baby. Just as she showers a hundred kisses on her every day, she smothered her with the kisses. Lakshmi strangles her and then surrenders before the law.