Programme 2019

The Life Saver

Director: Vishal Kamble

documentary

World Premiere

Section: Dimensions Mumbai

Country: India | Year: 2019

Language(s): Marathi | Time: 5 mins

Synopsis

Over 1,30,000 Indians die by suicide every year. Vashi Creek Bridge, which joins Mumbai and Navi Mumbai, is known as a prime suicide spot. Rajaram Joshi and Dattatray Bhoir, are fifth-generation fishermen who often serve as heroes. Together, they have rescued over 58 people who have jumped from the bridge.

Director's Bio

Vishal Kamble is a writer, cinematographer and director, who has been assisting filmmakers to study the art. He has shot and directed four short films and music videos.