Afterglow: National Award Winning Film


February 20, 2014

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Written and Directed by Kaushal Oza, “Afterglow” is a tragi-comic piece about a Parsi widow who has just lost her husband and the condolence visitors who come in to offer their mock sympathy.


It won the National Award for the Best Short Film on Family Values at the 60th edition of the Awards. It has also won 8 other Best Film Awards and has been screened at various international film festivals around the world. It was part of a selection of the best Indian short films of the past decade at the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival in France in 2013.

The full movie is now online :


Anahita Uberoi

Mahabanoo Mody-Kotwal

Sohrab Ardeshir

Meher Acharia-Dar

Danesh Khambatta


Manesh Madhavan


Monsiha R Baldawa

Sound Recording and Design:

Tanmoy Basu


Johannes Helsberg

Production Design:

Pallavi Bagga

Ramcharantej Labani

Art Director:

Prashant Parab

Associate Directors:

Armin Turel

Govinda Raju

Casting Director:

Satchit Puranik

Produced by:


Screenplay and Direction

Kaushal Oza

1 Comment

  1. Sohrab Kamdin

    Excellent short Film. Wish some more films like these are made. It has captured the essence & the spirit of the moment. Acting also is excellent