THE RED SUITCASE
Director: Fidel Devkota
Cast: Saugat Malla, Bipin Karki, Shristi Shrestha, Prabin Khatiwada
Country: Nepal / Sri Lanka
Official Selection Venice International Film Festival 2023 (Orizzonti)
A pick-up truck driver leaves Kathmandu airport for a two-day drive with a delivery arriving from abroad to a remote mountain village. On the high road, a solitary figure slowly makes his way, wheeling a small red suitcase toward the same village.