An entrepreneur with a creative streak, Sudhanshu Sharma closely observed life at rural India while growing up. Sudhanshu’s professional responsibilities as an entrepreneur demanded him to conceptualize, write, produce, and provide creative guidance for close to 150 commercial productions, mostly for Indian television.
A farmer’s struggle for a sustainable livelihood, Kalichaat sheds light on apathy of a complex system and a nonchalant society. The main protagonist, Sitaram, represents a million marginalized Indian farmers in a story where small dreams succumb when pitted against bitter reality.
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