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White Ant

Indonesian Premiere

15 minutes | 2023 | UK, India | Narrative | 🔊 Hindi, English | English Sub. | Age Rating


A man is summoned from Mumbai to his village to deal with a termite infestation threatening to destroy his childhood home.


SUN, 26 NOV 2023 | XXI STUDIO 4 | 17:00

MON, 27 NOV 2023 | XXI STUDIO 5 | 18:15

Director's Biography

Biografi Sutradara

Shalini Adnani

Shalini Adnani

Shalini Adnani is a Chilean-Indian writer and director based in London. Her latest short film White Ant premiered at Sundance 2023. Her India-set debut feature is in late stage development with Film4. She has a BA from Bard College in Political Philosophy & Latin American Studies and is represented by Liam Francis Quigley at 42 MP.

Cast & Crew

Kru & Pemain

Production Company Lights On

Producer Sara Bonakdar, Michael Graf, Kaarthekeyen Santhanam, Mrunalini Havaldar

Main Cast Denzil Smith, Sushannt Sapare, Harish Kesariya

Screenplay Shalini Adnani

Cinematographer Adric Watson

Editor Anna Meller

Notable Achievement

Sundance Film Festival, 2023

​Glasgow Short Film Festival, 2023

​​Palm Springs International ShortFest 2023

​Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival, 2023