Barsaati (Our share of the sky)

On a cold night, two men encounter their sleepless thoughts. Familiar fears kindle new words on their faces. The film witnesses them talking, between the noise living in buildings, and the silence of the sky.

Priya Naresh has received the International Young Filmmaker Award in Germany for her short film “Barsaati” , which has also been screened at several other festivals. She has worked on a documentary on the death penalty in India, which won the Asian Cinema Fund in 2015 and was funded by the Swiss Embassy. Previously, she worked in a documentary-production house in Delhi, associating with organisations like the Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sanghatan and the UNICEF. She currently pursues her Masters in Sociology from the Delhi School of Economics.