A Billion Colour Story
Director: N Padmakumar Starring: Gaurav Sharma, Vasuki, Dhruva Padmakumar Run time: 115 mins | Recommended Certificate: 12A Language: English, Hindi, Urdu with EST | Year: 2016 | Country: India
Hari’s father Imran is Muslim, but is untethered by religion, as is his Hindu mother Parvati. They’re inspirational parents who are struggling to make their first feature film. Imran firmly believes that India is an incredible country that will always overcome its differences, but as mum and dad run into financial problems, the family has to downsize to rented apartments and come face-to-face with an onslaught of religious prejudices and corruption. As his disillusioned parents discuss whether to stay in the country they love or leave, Hari hatches his own secret plan to save the day.
Paddy quit a career in the uppermost echelons of Indian Advertising, as National Creative Director of Rediffusion Y&R in 2012, to pursue an adventure in Fiction and Film, promising himself that the next phase of his creative journey would be meaningful in the human context. Padma is a poet, writer and photographer, and considers himself a "Momenteer" and an Interpreter. An idealist and an eternal optimist, his stories aspire to build bridges across differences, small and big.