Street Stamp (Sadak Chaap)

Work type

film

Year

2019

Program

 - A

India, 13m, Digital

 

On the streets of Mumbai, a young brother and sister raise money to buy a new football. When all seems lost, the young boy risks everything for the ball, only to find that help comes from an unlikely hero.

 

Writer/Director: Riddhi Talreja
Producer: Apoorva Charan
Director of Photography: Kartik Katkar
Editor: Riddhi Talreja, Leticia Akel
Cast: Anshika Singh, Pawan Pandey

 

Contact: Apoorva Charan, Apoorva.charan@columbia.edu         


 

Katharina Otto-Bernstein Production Grant

 

 

About the Writer/Director

Riddhi Talreja

A Mumbai native, Riddhi Talreja graduated from Boston University in 2012. She worked as an assistant director on Gori Tere Pyar Mein, a feature film for Dharma Productions. She is the co-founder of Hot Rock Productions and won the Katharina Otto-Bernstein Grant in 2018. Talreja is currently an MFA Screenwriting/Directing candidate at Columbia University.

About the Producer

Apoorva Charan

Apoorva Charan is an LA-based producer whose credits include Distance, which premiered at the Singapore International Film Festival, and Interiors, which premiered at TIFF 2018 and was an official selection for Clermont-Ferrand 2019. Charan was awarded the Katharina Otto-Bernstein Award and the Sarah Jones Safety Grant. Charan works at Big Beach and is a Film Independent’s Project Involve Creative Producing Fellow.


 

PROGRAM A PREMIERE

Friday, May 17, 5:30 pm
Walter Reade Theater

Tickets⇒

 

Program A Encore: Saturday, May 18, 12 pm, Lenfest Center for the Arts; Free and open to the public