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Kavi

Kavi, a boy toiling with his family in a slave labor camp in contemporary India, is forced to pay his father's debts through backbreaking work in an outdoor brick factory.
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Awards and nominations

Audience Award
21 Apr – 26 Apr | United States
Grand Jury Prize
27 Apr – 3 May | United States
Best Short Narrative
13 Jun | United States
Best of Fest
23 Jun – 29 Jun | United States
Triumph of the Spirit Award
19 Sep | United States
Grand Jury Prize
International Short Film Festival in Drama
21 Sep – 26 Sep | Greece
Best Short Film
Hatchfest | 2009
30 Sep – 3 Oct | United States
Best Short Fiction Film
Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People
5 Dec – 12 Dec | Greece
NOMINATION
Best Live Action Short Film
7 Mar | United States
Best Fiction Short Film - Youth Jury
Curtocircuíto: International Short Film Festival
23 May – 30 May | Spain
Sapporo Peace Award
6 Oct – 11 Oct | Japan

Previous screenings

2009
21 Apr – 26 Apr | Los Angeles, United States
Audience Award
27 Apr – 3 May | Dallas, United States
Grand Jury Prize
13 Jun | United States
Best Short Narrative
23 Jun – 29 Jun | Palm Springs, United States
Best of Fest
19 Sep | Hollywood, United States
Triumph of the Spirit Award
International Short Film Festival in Drama
21 Sep – 26 Sep | Drama, Greece
Grand Jury Prize
Hatchfest | 2009
30 Sep – 3 Oct | Bozeman, United States
Best Short Film
15 Oct – 24 Oct | Indianapolis, United States
Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People
5 Dec – 12 Dec | Pyrgos, Greece
Best Short Fiction Film
2010
7 Mar | United States
19 Apr – 25 Apr | Grande Prairie, Canada
Curtocircuíto: International Short Film Festival
23 May – 30 May | Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Best Fiction Short Film - Youth Jury
6 Oct – 11 Oct | Sapporo, Japan
Sapporo Peace Award

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Related news

The nominated short films have been announced for the 82nd Academy Awards. | more...
2 February 2010
Kavi has received a new award at Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People. | more...
23 December 2009
Information on this profile is provided by the film owners and/or compiled from available sources | Profile updated 4 Mar 2010