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Long Distance Celebrations | Short Film of the Day

Short film of the Day October 19, 2019

Long Distance Celebrations

By Palash Vaswani with 7.3

comedy · Short Films

Jeetu has a Goa trip planned for Diwali instead of going home. However, his parents cannot know that which is why when they insist on doing the Diwali puja over video-call, the situation spirals out of control.

The short film is hilarious without trying too hard. This is precisely what works in the narrative's favour - it does not attempt to be anything it's not. There are primarily two frames, the father and the son on their respective ends of the phone call which are coupled with lighthearted writing. As the conversation unfolds between them, what would Jeetu's fate be - secret trip to Goa or Diwali with family?

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