CECILIA

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  • Director – Pankaj Johar
  • Producer – Pankaj Johar
  • DOP – Pankaj Johar Hirak Das Vidhi Sharma Nirmit Shahi Hemant Gaba
  • Sound – Sunaina Kapoor
  • Editing – James Valiakulathil
  • Sales – Penny Wise FIlms, Pankaj Johar
  • Duration – 85 min
  • Year – 2015

Description:

Cecilia is an investigative documentary that sheds light on the growing problem of child labour trafficking in India through its central characters - a 54 year old housekeeper and her employers. When 14 year old daughter of Cecilia, the housekeeper is trafficked and found dead in Delhi, her employers Pankaj and Sunaina decide to help her get justice. As the trio battle corruption at all levels, they find themselves navigating a complex network of cops, traffickers, judges, lawyers, villagers and family members.

Screening on: 23 October

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