Director: Sridhar Rangayan
Cast: Mona Ambegaonkar, Ananth Mahadevan,
Run-time: 1 hour 42 min
Language: Hindi, with Romanian and English subtitles
In a small town in Southern India that lives within a cocoon of traditions and social morality, when a young gay man Kartik, comes out to his mother Vasudha, her entire world comes crashing down. She has no one to turn to dispel her fears and doubts, to understand her loving son’s truth. Moreover as a woman, trapped within a patriarchal conservative society, her biggest challenge is to deal with her dogmatic husband Damodar, and the conservative society around her. EVENING SHADOWS is a universal story about a mother-son bonding and its emotional strength to withstand the ravages of time and harsh realities.