All Soviet passports have to be replaced by Russian identity papers. This means lots of work for an unusual photographer with bushy eyebrows, a round, wrinkly head, and an immaculate handlebar mustache. He travels along barely passable roads of mud to remote villages in Siberia to provide everyone with a new passport photograph.
A story of a small man who didn't give up under the pressure of German, French, English, Israel, and USSR governments.
Winner of the Venice Horizons Documentary, Venice Film Festival
"Deepak Rauniyar's HIGHWAY... promises to change the face of Nepali Cinema."
Winner of the Best Foreign Film Award, NY Independent Film and Video Festival
Official Selection, Tokyo International Film Festival 2008
Won Copper Wing Award for Best Picture - World Cinema, Phoenix Film Festival 2009
The story of a working-class community, and the American Dream on trial.