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Watch: 'Katiyabaaz' features a local vigilante who steals electricity for Kanpur's poor

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Last Updated: July 22, 2014, 18:43 IST

Watch: 'Katiyabaaz' features a local vigilante who steals electricity for Kanpur's poor

Directed by Deepti Kakkar and Fahad Mustafa, the film highlights the issues faced by Kanpur due to power cuts

'Katiyabaaz', a film directed by Deepti Kakkar and Fahad Mustafa, highlights the issues faced by Kanpur due to power cuts and failures from the perspective of Loha Singh, a local katiyabaaz who, with an almost vigilante like attitude, steals electricity for the locals of the town.Winner of the National Award for Best Investigative film at the 61st National Awards the film has also several accolades at the Mumbai Film Festival, 2013. It had received a grant from the prestigious Sundance institute.

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first published:July 22, 2014, 18:43 IST
last updated:July 22, 2014, 18:43 IST