Three Two One

Himanshu Prajapati

Synopsis

Snippets of events in an urban police station unfold the relationship between SI Piyush and ASI Ratika. Though, they share an intimacy; Ratika is not yet ready to be in a relationship. Another SI Vishwanath also has a sense of affection towards her, but he cannot express his feelings to her.

More Info

Himanshu Prajapati is a post graduate in film direction and screenplay from FTII, Pune, with a keen interest in Hindi literature and Iranian cinema.

His short film, ‘Ek Kahani Aisi Bhi’, and the documentary ‘Jivari’ were both recipients of TOTO Film Award in cinema. The film ‘Ek Kahani Aisi Bhi’ deals with prevalent communal undercurrents and the exploitation of marginalized communities in the present Indian political landscape. The documentary ‘Jivari’ attempts to trace the intimate bond between renowned drupad maestro Ustad Bahauddin Dagar and Sitar maker Zakir Mirajkar. These short films have also been screened in Goethe- Institut-Max Mueller Bhavan, Bangalore, and National Documentary & Short Film Festival, Kerala.

He made another documentary film called ‘fill in the blank’ on veteran theatre director Sunil Shanbag’s play ‘Blank Page’.

‘Three Two One’ is his latest work, made as a final year thesis film at the Film Institute. It was officially selected in the 8th DMCS National short film festival in Pune and won Best Screenplay award and Jury’s choice award in 2019.

Currently he is working on his first feature film script which is based in his hometown.