Pakda Gaya (Caught)


Director: Santosh Sahni


Meena and Papu live in a neighbourhood that is terrorized by a naughty monkey. Though everyone is disturbed by the ape, the two kids enjoy the monkey’s mischiefs and play with it. This leads to hilarious situations. Finally the money is captured and sent to a zoo but a man turns up claiming the monkey to be his. Is the monkey really his? What has fate in store for the monkey?


Director’s Biography: Santosh Sahni
Santosh Sahni, son of actor Balraj Sahni, studied both English and Hindi literature in college. He joined BBC Hindi in England, working as a program producer and artist. Coming back to India after four years, he joined IPTA as an artist and later wrote and directed plays, composed songs for children, presented children’s and adults programs for Bombay and Punjab Doordarshan. ‘Pakda Gaya’ is his first film as director.