A lion-hearted Indian who pedaled his cycle rickshaw all the way from Calcutta to Ladakh in Kashmir covering 3,000 km is the subject of a new award-winning film, which celebrates wanderlust with sensitivity and candour.
Rickshaw driver Satyen Das with Indrani Chakrabarti and the film’s unit in Leh, Ladakh. (Supplied)
Indrani Chakrabarti trusted Satyen Das with her Handycam. (Supplied)
Satyen Das pushing his rickshaw from behind on a slope. (Supplied)
Satyen Das waits for passengers in Naktala, Calcutta. (Supplied)
Indrani Chakrabarti says that the media lionizes feature films and relegates documentaries to the sidelines. (Supplied)