A LETTER TO A TERRORIST
USA - INDIA 10 MIN
Alan and Naomi was shot and killed brutally by a group of terrorists in Mumbai, India. Kia Sherr the wife and mother Alan and Naomi Sherr is trying to meet the lone surviving terrorist.
A writer and director with several years of experience in theatre, video, and film, Parthiban Shanmugam has won numerous awards in prestigious competitions around the world. Born in India and trained in US as an attorney, strategic and defense analyst, and human rights advocate, Parthiban now focuses primarily on the evolving, multi-faceted culture of the USA. Parthi was trained by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Ismail Merchant. Parthi’s art is nourished by a variety of rich traditions including Western artistic disciplines, Eastern philosophy and literature, Hollywood, Bollywood, and new genres emerging in international independent film. His film "A Letter To a Terrorist" was qualified for Oscars 2014.
- Indianan Film festival, Stuttgart, Germany 2014
- Moonrise Film Festival, Vancouver 2014
Short Competition 2015