A Short-Film by Santosh Ram


 A Short-Film Directed by Santosh Ram | 20′
Language: Marathi with Italian Subtitles
Italian Premiere

June 23, 2022 |  7:00 pm  | Screening Room D
Short-Films Program n.1

Ganga and her Husband Rajkumar work as seasonal sugar cutting Labourers on contract basis . They have to migrate from place to place for the work leaving behind their Native Village . Their only son Ganesh (Age 10 Years ) has to accompany them because Nobody is there at home to take care of him . This is a problem for Ganesh’s educational progress as he is absent every year for Three Months . How Ganga , a Third Standard educated woman overcomes the problem of Ganesh’s Education as well as finds a way of acquiring knowledge for her own Progress .

Director Statement.


  • Filmfare Awards 2020 | Mumbai, India
  • 3rd Vintage International Film Festival | Kolhapur, India
  • Marathi International Film Festival (MIFF) 2021 , New Jersy, USA

  • London Migration Film Festival 2021. London United Kingdom
  • 12th Educational Film Festival EDUKINO 2021 | Warsawa, Poland
  • Gandhara Independent Film Festival 2021 | Karachi, Pakistan

Beautiful, Interesting, Incredible Cinema

Director:                     Santosh Ram
Screenplay:               Santosh Ram
Producer:                   Dr .Ganesh Sanap
Dr . Dipali Garje -Sanap
Ganesh Jadhav
Anjali Jadhav
Pooja Rathod
Rajkumar Munde


Santosh Ram
is an Indian Director, Screenwriter and Producer based in Pune , Mumbai. His Filmography includes Vartul (Circle) 2009, Galli (The Lane) 2015 and Prashna (Question ) 2020.He has done his Post Graduation in English Literature. He developed an appreciation for cinema while studying Literature. He has participated in Film Appreciation Course conducted by National Film Archive of India in collaboration with Film and Television Institute of India 2006 . He Participated in a six month Film making course conducted by Cine fusion , Pune . He was selected for a Six Month course in City Narratives In Cinema and Literature conducted by Majlis and Max Mueller Bhavan , Mumbai .