“When the Police kill Sacred Trees, where do you go?” that’s the situation in ‘Peepal Tree’, a new film by National Award Winning Director from India, Kranti Kanadé.
His character vehemently declares, “I will leave this city if they kill that Peepal Tree!”
His last film ‘CRD’ was a critical & theatrical acclaim in US and India fetching 100% ratings on RottenTomatoes and reaching 50 days in cinemas. Los Angeles Times called it
“Enchanting, Audacious and infectious”, THR found it “Entrancing, category-defying” and The Hindu said “It boldly goes where no Indian film has gone before.”
His other film ‘Gandhi Of The Month’ stars the legendary Harvey Keitel (Reservoir Dogs, The Piano, Taxi Driver, Mean Streets). His children’s film ‘Mahek’ won awards around the world and ‘Chaitra’ won five National Film Awards becoming India’s official entry to the Student Academy Awards. He studied at UCLA and FTII.
‘Peepal Tree’ a feature film by Kranti Kanadé 85min/ India/ 2021/ Drama-Environment/ Hindi/ Eng Subs