An old man trapped in a mundane senior center living by the memory of his beloved wife as his own shadow. But as his past sets in threatening his present, Prakash finds himself before a difficult decision: a mesmerizing but, unreal dream or life itself?
Award winning director, Debanjan Nandy grew up in the small town of Jamshedpur, in the east of India with a love for paintings and computer science. After graduating in Animation Film Design from National Institute of Design, India, he worked on various films, commercials and branding campaigns across different animation mediums. Over the years he has continued to develop ideas and experiment with different narratives, while continuing to work on his own films alongside. His graduation film, Chaaya has developed from his reflection on life set against the backdrop of his native town.