All seems well till Siddharth disappears, and his heartbroken father begins a search for his son that takes him to all corners of India.
A Festival note says that the film “builds on the emotions of one man´s painful awakening, and shows a different, almost neorealist India, described with that ingredient of universal humanity that is the Indian movie’s gift to the world,”
Venice Days, will have 12 features and two shorts among other works, and has been modelled on Cannes’ Directors’ Fortnight. Venice Days is promoted by Italian film directors.
The Festival runs from August 28 to September 7 on the Lido, an island off mainland Venice and flanked by the Adriatic Sea on one side and canals as well as backwaters on the other.