Raavi (Jasmine Kaur Roy) India

Jasmine Kaur Roy
India. 2021. 14 min

Fear and insecurity plague the mind of 73 year old Raavi as she finds herself trapped in her own home. While she wallows in the misery of her confinement, some scraps of memories float from a distant past and find release. The past and present fuse seamlessly and suffering acquires a new meaning.


Jasmine Kaur Roy is a two times National Award winning filmmaker, producing and directing short films and documentaries under her bannerWanderlust Films. An alumna of Film & Television Institute of India, some of her films have been screened at prestigious international festivals including Clermont-Ferrand, International Film Festival of India (IFFI) and International Documentary & Short Film Festival of Kerala
(IDSFFK). She has also been on the juries of IFFI as well as the National Film Awards in India. She was selected as a participant director at Berlinale Talents 2015, the talent development program of Berlin International Film Festival. Her notable films are ‘Amoli’, ‘Saanjh’ (The Dusk) and ‘Scavenging Dreams’.