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Geethu Mohandas’ “Liar’s Dice” in competition at Sundance 2014

By NewsDesk • Published on December 5, 2013

1399804_550093585079327_530132439_oGeethu Mohandas’ debut feature Liar’s Dice has been selected for Sundance Film Festival 2014 in World Cinema Dramatic competition section.

Liar’s Dice, that received a world premiere at Mumbai Film Festival 2013, features Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Geetanjali Thapa and Manya Gupta.

The film follows a young woman in Himachal Pradesh who embarks on a journey with her daughter to find her missing husband. Along this journey, they find a free-spirited army deserter who helps them to get to their destination with his own selfish motive.

Mohandas previously directed a short film Kelkunnundo (Are you Listening?) in 2009 that premiered at International Film Festival Rotterdam and went on to screen at International Film Festival of India (IFFI), International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) and Mumbai International Film Festival for Documentary, Short and Animation Films (MIFF).

Anusha Rizvi’s “Peepli Live” was the first Indian film to compete at Sundance in 2010.

Sundance Film Festival 2014 will be held in Park City, Utah from January 16-26.

Read: Interview with Geethu Mohandas on “Liar’s Dice” here

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One Response to “Geethu Mohandas’ “Liar’s Dice” in competition at Sundance 2014”

  1. Utpal Datta says:

    I saw GMD in the lead role of the film ORIDAM and I found her excellent. Hope this film will give us same kind of fulfillment.

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