Second Chance

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Second Chance

Original title: Second Chance

Directed by: Subhadra Mahajan

Produced by: Shyam Bora (Metanormal Motion Pictures)

Genre: Drama

Country of production: India

Runtime: 90 min

Projected budget: 144 656 €

Budget in place: 50,16%

Expected release: June 2023

Looking for: Financing, co-producers, sales agents, festivals, post-production (sound design, sound mix, grade, delivery)

City girl MIA visits her family home in the Himalayas in winter, alone; depressed & detached.
The caretaker of the house departs, leaving his old mother-in-law BIMAL, in charge. Her days are filled with manual labor & looking after her naughty grandson SUNNY.
Interaction is unavoidable…
The 3 distinct souls find themselves bound together beyond age & class divides. Until the arrival of an unexpected visitor drives Mia straight back into her trauma. Mia debates giving herself a ‘Second Chance’.

Written by: Subhadra Mahajan


Metanormal Motion Pictures – India | Metanormal’s first feature film KOTHANODI, premiered at the 2015 Busan Film Festival and was the first Assamese film globally licensed by Netflix. Its second feature, AAMIS, premiered at 2019 Tribeca Film Festival and maverick Indian film maker, Anurag Kashyap, presented the film on its release across cinemas of India. Metanormal’s most recent feature production, EMUTHI PUTHI, was shot completely on an i-phone (in official collaboration with Apple India) and is currently in post-production.