“When the Police kill Sacred Trees, where do you go?” that’s the situation in ‘Peepal Tree’, a new film by National Award Winning Director from India Kranti Kanadé. Releasing in New York29 Oct & Los Angeles5 Nov2021, his character vehemently declares, “I will leave this city if they kill that Peepal Tree!”
His last film ‘CRD’ was a critical & theatrical acclaim in US and India fetching 100% ratings on RottenTomatoes and reaching 50 days in cinemas. His other film ‘Gandhi Of The Month’ stars the legendary Harvey Keitel(Reservoir Dogs, The Piano, Taxi Driver, Mean Streets).
Kranti’s children’s film ‘Mahek’ won awards around the world in festivals and ‘Chaitra’ won five National Film Awards becoming India’s official entry to the Student Oscars. He studied at UCLA and FTII. He has planted more than 8000 trees and has helped rehabilitate 600 destitute children.