Original name: Twirl
English name: Giraki
Year: 2022
Run time: 95 Minutes
Language: Marathi
Type (Colour/ Black & white): Colour
Country: India
Director: Kavita Datir, Amit Sonawane
Producer: Ganesh Shinde, Kavita Datir
Cast: Suyash Zunjurke, Pramitee
Screenplay: Kavita Datir, Amit Sonawane
Cinematographer: Roshan Marodkar
Editor: Amit Sonawane
Sound Designer: Mahavir Sabannavar
Music Composer: Sarang Kulkarni
Production Company: Perfect Group
World Sales: Amit Sonawane


  • Indic Film Utsav
  • Ukrainian Dream FF
  • Lift Off Global Network Sessions

Director’s Selected Filmography:

  • 2014 Babai (Short Doc)

Director’s Biography :


Kavita is a writer and a director. Amit is an academician as well as a writer-director-editor. Kavita worked as an Assistant Director for various films and TV shows. ‘Kavitachya Kavita’- an anthology of her Marathi poems with social and feministic content got published in 2013. Amit Works as an Assistant Professor in Department of Media and Communication Studies at SPPU. He has edited three Marathi feature films. Kavita And Amit together directed a documentary film named Babai (2014). It got critically acclaimed in film festival across the world. As a Writer-Director, Giraki is their debut feature film.

Synopsis :

A girl paragliding lands in a forest due to a sudden technical problem. All alone, she takes a walk to get out of there, but stumbles upon a ruined and deserted fort. She feels relieved to meet a boy there. Teenagers, they engage each other in interesting conversation and get assimilated into the nature, until they come across a village. Giraki (Twirl) is a journey of getting away from civilization and landing back into it.