Writer/Director Prashant Bhargava talks about his film Patang (The Kite). In the city of Ahmadabad, six people are taken on an extraordinary journey during India’s largest kite festival. Each year a million kites circle the skies of the old city. Wishing to share the festival’s colorful splendor with his daughter, a thriving Delhi businessman takes her on a surprise trip to his childhood home. Yet among the music, fireworks, and light stirs thick emotions and fading dreams. He is forced to mend the broken relationships he left behind. A story of healing and renewal illustrated by actors and non-actors respectively.
Patang (The Kite) opens in Los Angeles July 20, 2012 exclusively at Laemmle’s Music Hall @ 9036 Wilshire Boulevard Beverly Hills, CA 90211. Director Bhargava will be at all 7PM screenings for a Q&A.
Patang (The Kite) Trailer
A Battle of One Million Kites
3 Years and 100 Hours of Footage
Dancing Between the Actors
Music Video – Dhin Tak Dhin (Maga Bo + Pankaj Awasthi)