Rahul, who grew up in an underprivileged environment in New Delhi with a population of 29 million, leaves his extended family and the neighborhood for the first time in his life for 5 months and flies to Ljubljana, a city of less than 300 thousand people, between Eastern and Central Europe. Seeing and sharing a glimpse of western society, which is idealized in his environment and having the time for reflecting about life for the first time, 20-year old young man shares his fresh understanding of the world before he returns back to India.
A short documentary was filmed within the GLEN (Global Education Network of Young Europeans) 1-year internship, won the New Delhi International Short film festival 2018, which was also the Asian premiere.
The film was also screened:
Inshort Film Festival 2020, Lagos, Nigeria
Ethnografilm Festival 2019, Paris, France
8th Pune Short film festival 2018, India
5th Goa Short Film Festival 2018, India
2018 International Black Film Festival, Nashville USA
Student International Film Festival (STIFF), Rijeka, Croatia
University of Television and Film Munich – HFF Screenings 2018
6. International Ethnografic Film Festival 2018, Marburg, Germany, European premiere
Bucharest Film Awards 2018, Romania
MedFF 2018, Sicily, Italy