Obesheshot, an Assamese short film making it great even at the National Level platforms. The short film ‘Obosheshot (At Last…)’ is directed by Duliajan-Based filmmaker Arindam Barooahis. It is based on a short story titled ‘Devdoot’ by notable Assamese Filmmaker and Novelist Late Dr. Bhabendra Nath Saikia. The film is a fictional drama that portrays the subject of the essence of mother’s sacrifice and love towards her children. It has been selected for various Film Festivals in and outside India.
This story is about Numoli, a young girl belongs to a village crippled by superstitions. Amidst this, the mother whose love and sacrifice for her child acts as a barrier against the tribulations of the world and her strives to give her child a voice, the use of which she has forfeited due to unfortunate circumstances.
The film manages to impress jury and received accolades & official selections in various Film Festivals like ‘Honourable Jury Mention Award at the prestigious 7th Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival -17, Delhi,Special Festival Mention at 6th Bangalore Shorts Film Festival-17 and Outstanding Achievement Award at Calcutta International Cult Film Festival and have been officially selected for screenings at other film festivals like the prestigious 12th Cyprus International Film Festival, Pafos, Cyprus, FICOCC – FIVE CONTINENTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL- 2017, Venezuela , Barcelona Planet Film Festival, Spain, SHORT to the Point – International Short Film Festival 2017, Bucharest, Romania, 6th Kolkata Shorts International Film Festival-2017& Meraki International Short Film Festival, Bangalore. The film was also invited by Department of Mass Communication of Gauhati University for screening on its occasion of Annual Fest, Communika.
The Leads have been played by Dipika Gogoi & Anjjan Dhon Bordoloi. Other supporting casts include Debo Kumar Rajkhowa, Jharna Sharma Devchoudhury, Padma Dolakasharia, AnamikaSensua, PratimGogoi etc.
The Script has been penned down by Rita Bhuyan Barooah & Bhavna Devchoudhury. The cinematography is done by Thangmaism Nishanta Singha & Bhaskar Jyoti Dutta. Diganta Gogoi is the Editor and Production Controller/Line Producer of the film is Kamal Rajkhowa. Music has been scored by Jagoran Saikia. Nibedita Saikia & Dilwar Ahmed are the Assistant Directors of the film. The short film was shot in the vicinity of Duliajan, Assam like Sasoni, Kachari Pathar with a limited budget & crew.