Director: Ashit Ranjan Sen
Hindi/1996/Colour/20mins (Also available in: Malayalam, Bengali, English Subtitles)
Victor is a poor boy who wants to become an artist. However, he cannot afford paint. An old man taken over by his grit and commitment, gifts him a magic brush. Victor’s skills and the magic powers of the brush finally make him a renowned painter.
Director’s Biography: Ashit Ranjan Sen
After specializing in design and graphics, A.R.Sen took advanced training in Animation in Czechoslovakia and the National Film Board of Canada. Starting his career in advertising, Sen quickly switched to film animation. He worked with Film Division for twelve years, where as Chief Animator he trained several talented artists, while also scripting, directing and animating his own award winning films. In 1974, Sen joined FTII, Pune heading its Design Department. A prolific painter, he has also held shows of his paintings in different parts of India.