The journey of a young Indian woman’s hair, donated to the Temple to be then converted into exquisite hair extensions in Italy. This same hair will then return to India to satisfy the whim of a successful career woman in Bombay. A story of the cult of beauty in the era of globalisation.
In co-production with:
NDR Arte – Terra
In association with:
RAI – OHM – YLE – ETB – EU MEDIA Plus programme – Filmtank Hamburg
Official Selection: Festival dei Popoli (Italy 2008), DOC NZ (New Zealand 2009),Festival de Guadalajara (Mexico 2009), Docville (Belgium 2009), Marfici (Argentina 2009), OXDOX (England, 2009), David di Donatello Awards (Italy 2009), Prix Italia (Italy 2009), Rio De Janeiro International Film Festival (Brasil 2009), Belfast Film Festival (Ireland 2009), Pamplona Film Festival (Spain 2009), Films From the South (Norway 2009), Sao Paulo International FilmFestival (Brazil 2009), Margaret Mead Film & Video Festival (USA 2009), Kassel Doc&Video Fest. (Germany 2009), Guangzhou Int’l Documentary FilmFestival (China 2009), Bar International TV Festival (Montenegro, 2009), Sichuan TV Festival (China, 2009), Reframe Peterborough International Film Festival (Canada, 2010), One World Romania (Romania, 2010), Est Film Festival (Italy 2010), Bath Film Festival (England 2010)