Meera Krishnamurthy 5:43, India

In Bengaluru, a woman navigates her fears in the Covid-19 pandemic using a deck of Tarot cards. The cards she draws- Justice, 7 of Pentacles and Death transform her inner and outer world. The animated piece also reveals an internal conflict between logic and intuition.

Meera Krishnamurthy is an animation filmmaker based in Bangalore, Karnataka. She has a Masters degree in Digital Media Arts from Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology. Her graduation film, A Flowering Tree was screened in 50+ film festivals including Animafest Zagreb, LA International Children’s Film Festival, and Dubai Expo2020. In 2021, Meera won the open call for animation by Bagri Foundation, UK and was commissioned to make Change/ce.