Acclaimed actor Kumud Mishra, who gained popularity as Khatana in Imtiaz Ali's ROCKSTAR and played notable roles in films like FILMISTAAN, JOLLY LLB 2, SULTAN, TIGER ZINDA HAI and others, shall be venturing the digital space with debutant director Tarun Dudeja's 'Listener'.
The short film ‘Listener’ is setup between a person who listens to anyone and everyone.
He is an ace story teller for his daughter and a listener for the rest of the world. The short film has already won laurels at film festivals like Best Film, Hindustan times, Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, Mumbai and Best Cinematography award in 8th Jaipur International Film Festival. It is also the official selection at film festivals like 16th New York Indian Film Festival, 22nd International Short film Week, Regensburg, Germany, 17th Circolo Sogni International Short film festival, Ravenna, Italy and others.
The actors in the short film are critically acclaimed actors Yusuf Hussain, Shivani Tanksale & Shashank Arora and have done an amazing job.
The short film is crisp and the protagonist Kumud Mishra has done an amazing job. He is the narrator and the listener, from listening to his girl friend to a random man who is drinking comes to him and starts talking and he patiently listens.There are few instances that shows that he listens to all and does what he feels is right.
The short film will teach you one of the most important lessons in life that come what may, you should be a good listener and this helps people connect with you, you surely get a better prospect of life.