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November 26, 2017

Indian Marathi film Redu frontrunner for Golden Pyramid prize at Cairo film festival

Cairo-Indian film of marathi language Redu is one of the favourites to win the top prize, the Golden Pyramid, at the ongoing Cairo International Film Festival. Redu was screened to a packed audience at the Cairo Opera House, the main venue of the biggest film festival in the Arab world.In Redu a nostalgic journey into rural India of the 1970s.Marathi film Redu, directed by first-time filmmaker Sagar Vanjari, tells the story of a middle-aged well digger falling in love with the radio, which was newly introduced to the village in early ’70s. Redu means radio in Marathi.