Nagesh Kukunoor


Dhanak is about a special relationship between a 10-year-old girl, Pari, and Chotu, her 8-year-old blind brother. During their weekly visit to the cinema, Pari sees a poster featuring Sharukh Khan calling on people to donate their eyes. Pari is convinced that her real-life hero can help her fulfill the promise for her little brother to one day be able to see again. Dhanak won the Grand Prize for Best Feature at the Berlin Film Festival, in the Generation category.