Rima Das’ Assamese film, Village Rockstars to make its World Premiere at Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2017 on September 8. Village Rockstars is the only Indian film to be screened in the competition section, DISCOVERY, which features directors from across the world to watch out for.
The movie is about a girl, Dhunu, who has grown up in deprivation. She learns to fend for herself in the hostile surroundings while nurturing her dream to own a guitar, someday. Rima Das shares her joy, “I planned Village Rockstars 3 years ago. While making the film I always stayed true to my vision. It’s a great honor that Village Rockstars is competing with the best films from across in the world.”