Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival

The Salt in Our Waters

+ pre-recorded Q&A

Nonajoler Kabbo

A young artist relocates to a remote beach village and soon upsets the balance of things.

Image from LIFF Closing Night: The Salt in Our Waters + pre-recorded Q&A

Bangladesh-France 2020
Dir Rezwan Shahriar Sumit
With Fazlur Rahman Babu, Shatabdi Wadud, Titas Zia
100min
Digital
Bengali with English subtitles

Amid the stunning vistas of coastal Bangladesh we meet young artist Rudro, who after the death of his father relocates to a remote beach village to find closure and practice his craftsmanship. At first he’s welcomed by the locals, but when the shoals of fish suddenly disappear Rudro’s modern ideas are blamed. As a cyclone approaches it’s not just social storms that threaten his way of life...