A Period Piece

A Period Piece

Geetha, a control and order loving Indian-American woman, finally has sex with Vehd one afternoon but things quickly turn messy when period blood stains her pristine couch and a fight erupts mid-coitus.

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Shuchi Talati




Director: Shuchi Talati
Executive Producer: Kent Bassett
Producer: Esra Saydam, Claire Chassagne
Screenwriter: Shuchi Talati
Cinematographer: Jih-E Peng
Editor: Shuchi Talati, Kent Bassett
Production Designer: Huda Haqqani
Sound Designer: Florent Denizot
Music: Sonal Aggarwal
Principal Cast: Sonal Aggarwal, Nardeep Khurmi
Additional Credits: Sound Mixer: Thibaut Macquart, Hair & Makeup: Davisha Dadone, Production Manager: Pamela Carballo, Wardrobe Supervisor: May Takahashi, Gaffer: Jesse Sperling, Gaffer: Nathan Krauss, Gaffer: Engin Altintas


Public Film Contact
Shuchi Talati
Publicity Contact
Esra Saydam
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2020
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mature/Adult, Romance
Screening in: Shorts Program 3
Screening Section: Narrative Shorts Competition
Screening Category: Narrative Short
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 12 mins