The Storyteller / Kahānikār
Nandita Jain, UK, 2011
Directed by: Nandita Jain
Format: video
Running time: 10'

Seven-year-old Nirmala attempts to grapple with the demons of her grandfather‘s dementia when he forgets the details of her favorite story. Based on an Indian myth about how the coconut got its face this imaginative animation gently explores ideas of the beauty of storytelling, growing old and the special relationship between children and their grandparents.

Location and screening schedule:
CINEMA EUROPA, Saturday, October 26th at 11.00
MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Saturday, October 26th at 17.00