The Disciple

Nominated for Best International Film

Credits

Director: Chaitanya Tamhane

Synopsis

Sharad Nerulkar has devoted his life to becoming an Indian classical music vocalist, diligently following the traditions and discipline of old masters, his guru, and his father. But as years go by, Sharad starts to wonder whether it’s really possible to achieve the excellence he’s striving for. A journey of devotion, passion and searching for the absolute in contemporary Mumbai.