Archive of films The Bypass / The Bypass
2003, 18 min
Section: Focus on British Film (2000-2005)
On a dusty road in India, two bandits and a corrupt cop are among the characters fighting over a stolen watch and wallet.
On a dusty road in India, two bandits and a corrupt cop are among the characters fighting over a stolen watch and wallet. Asif Kapadia signed up as producer, returning the favour to Kumar who served as associate director on his own multi-award-winning The Warrior.
About the director
Amit Kumar studied film direction at India’s National Film Institute, and now divides his time between London and Mumbai. The Bypass won Best Film and Best Cinematography at the Kodak BAFTA Showcase for Shorts and was screened at the Kodak European Showcase for New Talent at Cannes. He is currently working on his first feature, The Monsoon Shootout.
About the film
Color, 35 mm
|Section:||Focus on British Film (2000-2005)|
|Dir. of Photography:||Rajeev Ravi|
|Producer:||Asif Kapadia, Trevor Ingman|
|Production:||Yaffle Films Productions|
|Cast:||Nawazuddin, Sundar Dan Detha, Irrfan Kwan|