The environment you grow up in can have a profound impact on the adult you become. But what happens when you grow up in an environment the society deems unacceptable? What happens when the home you know is in reality a red light district? Whispered about but never openly discussed. Mahaul is the story of the voiceless victims who lost their innocence before they even understood the meaning of it.
The Virgins‟ is the rocking tale of a young man and woman on the cusp of an arranged marriage. It goes under their skin and explores how it is being caught up between the old world expectations, upbringing and what's “cool” now. Virginity-does it matter today?
Humaramovie organised the short film competition at the Wassup Andheri Festival in March 2012. 12 shortlisted candidates (out of close to a 100) made their films under the mentorship of Anurag Kashyap & Imtiaz Ali. There were 6 each in the two teams culminating in a thrilling competition. Imtiaz judged movies under Anurag's mentorship, while Anurag did the same for Imtiaz's movies. The audience decided on the final 2 movies and chose the winner.
5000 people in the audience watched the movie and decided the winner- the greatest award of all.