Panorama Of Contemporary Indian Cinema

Debris of Desire

Original Title : Mayar Jonal
Director : Indranil Roychowdhury
Country : India , Bangladesh
Language : Bangla
Duration : 101 minutes
Year : 2020
Panorama Of Contemporary Indian Cinema


A petty criminal who loves a sex-worker and wants to run away with her savings meets a laid-off factory worker who is desperate to stop his wife from working as a housemaid

Indranil Roychowdhury


Indranil Roychowdhury graduated in English from Jadavpur University in 1992. He received a postgraduate Diploma in Film Direction from FTII Pune in 1995. He worked as a freelance writer /director in Kolkata from 1996 to 2000. Since 2000, he has been directing and producing TV commercials, corporate documentaries and television shows for Tropical Blue Entertainment, and subsequently from 2008 July, for Flipbook, of which he is the proprietor. Flipbook, incidentally has line produced Phoring, Indranil’s first full length feature film.


– Ritwick Chakraborty
– Aupee Karim
– Chandreyee Ghosh
– Sohel Mondal
– Parna Banerjee
– Bratya Basu
– Wahida Mullick Jolly
– Saholi Chattopadhyaya


– Director : Indranil Roychowdhury
– Producer : Josim Uddin Ahmed
– Script : Indranil Roychowdhury ,Sugata Sinha
– Editor : Sumit Ghosh
– DOP : Indranil Mukherjee
– Music : Prabuddha Banerjee
– Sound : subhodip sengupta

Awards and Nominations

Winner – Dhaka International Film Festival 2022(Best Screenplay)
Winner – Asiatica Film Festival, Rome 2020.
Nominee – FIPRESCI – India Grand Prix 2021 (Best Indian Feature Film)
Nominee – Shanghai International Film Festival 2020 (Best Film)