‘Avartaka’- The Cyclical

‘Avartaka’ is a short film that focuses on the farmers’ distress in the drought-prone area of Northern Karnataka. The farmers in drought areas are facing the crisis and the severity of crop loss. Adding to the misery is the ineffective government policy which is keeping the crisis in a loop, unable to come out of the vicious cycle of poverty. The extreme impact is felt when the farmers commit suicide facing heavy debt.