Closing Night Film and Awards Ceremony
KAAMYAAB (Round Figure) India/ 107 min | Hindi with English subtitles - CANADIAN PREMIERE - Formal attire required
The MISAFF19 closing film is the hilarious and incredibly crafted debut feature from India called KAAMYAAB. The film will be preceded by the MISAFF19 awards ceremony.
SYNOPSIS: On being made to go through his own IMDb page, Sudhir, a washed up side-actor from the heydays of Bollywood realizes that he retired on the verge of a rare milestone; he was featured in 499 feature films and now at 63 against the wishes of his daughter he decides to come out of retirement to complete the round figure of 500 and get that one substantial role for which he will be remembered forever. Kaamyaab features veteran actor Sanjay Mishra who himself has played typical side rolls in many Hindi movies and with this film he gets to treat you to a roll like never before.
About the director: Hardik Mehta is an Indian screenwriter and director . His short documentary Famous in Ahmedabad (2015) won the Golden Lotus award at the 63rd National Film Awards for best non-feature film and was in competition at the Hot Docs Toronto film festival. He has also co-written the screenplay of director Vikram Aditramotwane’s most recent survival trailer Trapped (2017). Kaamyaab (Round figure) is his first feature film.
Closing Film and awards ceremony $20 (Free with festival pass)