Drishti 2012:Golden Eye Winner film
Director: Tamali Roy
About the Film
What Happens if a life of sheer darkness is spelled out for a painter who has played with colours all her life?
Just when success had knocked the door, her poems, paintings and films got rave reviews from the people and media, the protagonist who is a painter is stranek by a rare condition of cornea which implied blindness forever, for her. The story of Rumi, speaks about the triumph of love over the adversities that come in the form of diseases in the lives of both the painter and the little girl named Rumi, she cared for, as she was abandoned by her parents though she was ill.
Seeing the painter’s miserable plight, the child before her inevitable death, donates her eyes to her and with this, lives on, not just as memory but as integral part of her existence.