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Chauthi Koot

The Fourth Direction

Project information

Talent Shraddha Chauhan
Role of participant Distributor
Director Gurvinder Singh
Producer Kartikeya Singh, Catherine Dussart, Nina Lath Gupta
Screenwriter Waryam Singh Sandhu, Gurvinder Singh
Status finished

Production details

Running time 115 min
Genre Historical / Period
Year of production 2015
Countries of Production France , India
Production Company
The Film Cafe, National Film Development Corporation ltd.
Website http://chauthikoot.com/

still / picture for Chauthi Koot
still / picture for Chauthi Koot
still / picture for Chauthi Koot


Punjab. The mid 1980s. A train journey to Amritsar. A dog that barks. Unwelcome guests late in the night and early morning. Dilemmas and fears.
Based on the short stories of Waryam Singh Sandhu, it's a reflection on the undercurrents of the 1980s in a fear ridden Punjab post the Bluestar.

Participation in international festivals / awards

1. Cannes Film Festival 2015
2. JIO MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2015
3. Singapore International Film Festival 2016
4. Belgrade Auteur Film Festival 2015