Ram Prasad Ki Tehrvi
Director: Seema Bhargava Pahwa
Country: India | Year: 2019
Language(s): Hindi | Time: 106 mins
Bauji's entire family assembles under one roof for 13 days after he passes away, to perform and observe the Hindu traditions and rituals called the tehrvi. As the days pass, the family’s dynamics, politics, and insecurities play out, and they learn that the importance of people and things is obvious only in retrospect.
Seema Bhargava Pahwa is a veteran Indian film, television and theatre actor. Last year, she was nominated twice for the Jio Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress, for the films Bareilly Ki Barfi (2017) and Shubh Mangal Saavdhan (2017). Ram Prasad ki Tehrvi (The Funeral, 2019) is her directorial debut.