Raju (film)

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Raju is an live action short film directed by Max Zahle. It is 24 minutes long. The film was nominated for the 2012 Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film.[1][2]

The film follows a German couple who adopt a little boy who they believe to be an orphan from Kolkata, India. When he goes missing on the second day, they realise that his parents are still alive and that he has been abducted from his family. The story details their dramatic response to the discovery.


  1. ^ "Nominees for the 85th Academy Awards". oscars.com. Retrieved 9 February 2013. 
  2. ^ Academy Awards 2012 | Road to the Oscars - IMDb

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