No surprises that Amazing Spectacles, the animation arm of Prime Focus which has its roots in India, immediately connected with Nandita Jain’s MA graduation film from the NFTS and quickly signed her. A clever move indeed for Jain’s short film Kahanikar (The Storyteller, the trailer for which can be seen above) went on to win Best Animation award at the LA Shorts Fest and is now a hot ticket on the film festival
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