Stuck In Time, He Recreates Love & Longing To Bring Him Back To Life


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Some memories should never die.

Rathin lives in his room and in his mind. He’s stuck in a constant rewind of memories that cannot be relived — except by buying the time and company of role-playing actors who can satisfy this longing.

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The present time and space is irrelevant.

He’s lonely for time, and company — both of which can be bought. He finds fulfilment in recreating moments that consumed him, took his breath away, moments of love, comfort, song and poetry.

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He refused to let his memories fade away.

Constantly reliving his feelings and emotions, and responding to his history and memory with a retrospective feedback loop? That’s a crazy game, but he has nothing to lose.

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Here, he enlists two women to recreate the most important roles in that time of his life, and they bring him back to life.

Watch ‘One Amongst Many’ by Indrasis Acharya & Tathagata Banerjee (India) on Viddsee:

‘One Amongst Many’ screened at the Cannes Short Film Corner and received a special mention at the Kolkata International Film Festival.

Here’s another guy who replays history — this time, he wants to walk away. Watch this Filipino short film ‘A Second’ on Viddsee

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