Little Terrorist
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION
Director Ashvin Kumar
Country India/UK
Year 2004
Running Time 15'
Definition/Color
Genre Fiction
Introduction
While playing cricket, Jamal, a 10 year old Muslim Pakistani accidentally crosses the border between lndia and Pakistan. Indian soldiers misidentify him as a terrorist who crossed over. Soldiers search every single house in the village for the 'terrorist'. Jamal escapes by a hair's breadth with the help of a teacher and a young women in India. He comes back to his mon's bosom at end of the long day. He experiences the border of two different conflicted countries, but also humanity and love beyond of that border. Through Jamal's point of view, we may find a innocent beauty of our existent life. (Kim Hyun-jung)
Director
Ashvin Kumar