In this edition of Staff Picks: an inside look at the Oscar-shortlisted film The Road Home, Rahul Gandotra’s exploration of identity and otherness in the Himalayas. A young boy of Indian descent escapes from a remote boarding school, plane ticket to London in hand. In running away, he learns he can’t run from everything; especially himself.
The Road Home has has played in over 60 international film festivals and won more than 20 awards. It received a nomination for The British Independent Film Awards and was shortlisted for an Academy Award. Your inside look is here; with exclusive film footage, stills, music, and more — including a link to watch the full short for free.