GUWAHATI, June 20 - Pakhi Loga Mon (The Wings of Mind), a short film by Junmoni Devi Khaund, has won the best documentary film award at the 9th Bangalore Shorts Film Festival, 2020.
The film Pakhi Loga Mon narrates the story of an elderly weaver Lakhi Prova Bordoloi and her struggles throughout her life.
Produced under the banner of Niri Production by Junmoni Devi Khaund, the 36-minute film has won several accolades at film festivals like the 16th Jaipur International Film Festival, 9th Gujarat International Short Film Festival, WRPN Women�s International Film Festival in the US, and other film festivals in Mumbai and Gujarat, stated a press release issued here.
Besides Lakhi Prova Bordoloi, the film features Darshana Barthakur, Harisnapriya Kashyap and Swapnaneel Baruah. The script is by Mrinmoi Baishya, music by Kalpana Bhuyan, cinematography by Naba Kumar Das, and has been edited by Bhabesh Baishya. The narration is by Ritisha Khound and Swapnaneel Baruah.