ADVERTISING

By The River

By The River

Description

The short film is a portrait of Varanasi, the holiest of India’s seven sacred cities and a place where devout Hindus go to die in hopes of achieving Moksha - becoming liberated from the cycle of rebirth. Hindu scriptures say that a soul has to undergo 8.4 million rebirths before reaching the human form and dying in Varanasi and being cremated along the banks of the river is believed to be the ideal way of achieving Moksha. Several so-called ‘death hotels’ exist to accommodate believers who abandon their lives go there and wait for death, some for as long as 40 years.

This professional campaign titled 'By The River' was published in India in September, 2019. It was created for the brand: By The River, . This Film medium campaign is related to the Movies industry and contains 1 media asset. It was submitted over 2 years ago.

Credits

Director: Dan Braga Ulvestad
Producer: Charu Menon
DOP: Caleb Ware
Executive Producers: Charu Menon, Jamie Watson, Will Alexander / Heckler
Editor: Andrew Holmes
Colourist: Greg Constantaras
Assistant Editor: Adrian Maurici
Production Company (India): ShotReady Productions
Line Producer (India): Siddharth Bhavnani
Production Manager (India): Neha Gowda
Assistant Camera: Esteban Rivera
Original Music Score: Dustin Lau
Sound Design: Rubin Henkel, Nylon Studios
Re-recording Mixer: Casimir Von Oettingen

ADVERTISING

iStock Essentials

Aerial view of following river t...

Artist: Tristan Barrington Photography

iStock Signature

Verde River in Needle Rock Recre...

Artist: skibreck

iStock Signature

happy boy playing with water of ...

Artist: pabst_ell

iStock Essentials

Looking up to a sunrise over a r...

Artist: Sunshine Design

iStock Signature

stream water in muddy flood river

Artist: Khlongwangchao

iStock Essentials

Tokyo Edogawa Riverbed November ...

Artist: kawamura_lucy

Limited-Time offer. Save 15% on everything with code 15AOTW.

Search iStock

Sign up for our newsletter

Don't miss out. Receive our free weekly newsletter to learn about the best creative work from all around the globe. We're keeping your email safe and confidential.