Blue Umbrella ( 2005 ) , Hindi
Synopsis: "Biniya (Shreya Sharma) is an eleven-year-old girl from an idyllic mountain village in Himachal Pradesh. She discovers a striking blue umbrella. Nandkishore Khatri (Pankaj Kapoor) runs a small tea stall in the village. He is a miserly old man who has a fondness for pickles and swindling kids off their little possessions. Nandkishore is smitten helplessly by the beauty of the umbrella and goes to remarkable lengths to acquire the umbrella but fails miserably. He has given up all hope and declares that he will forsake it and move on. However, Nandkishore is not the only one to covet the umbrella. The umbrella's arrival disturbs the tranquility and harmony of the village. Biniya's secret weapon gives her an enviable power over the small town, as the umbrella assumes mythical status. When the umbrella goes missing, the villagers are sympathetic to her misery but are convinced that Biniya's carelessness has resulted in the loss. Alone and betrayed Biniya decides to take matters into her own hands. "