New Delhi: Indian short movie Bittu has been shortlisted in the Live Action Short Film category for the 93rd Academy Awards at Oscar 2021.
Directed by Karishma Dev Dube, the Hindi film narrates the tale of a heartwarming friendship between two school-going friends.
The short film cast includes actors namely Rani Kumari, Renu Kumari, Krishna Negi, Monu Uniyal, Salma Khatoom, Saurabh Saraswat, etc.
Besides winning the Student Academy Award, the short film has also made its presence felt in over eighteen film festivals across the world.
Meanwhile, India’s official Oscar entry, Jallikattu did not manage to make it to the Oscars 2021 shortlist.