Tragedy films are, quite often, sad in tone by virtue of only their plot (and not other aspects, like acting) and we may or may not connect to them.A tragedy film that is successful is one where you instantly connect to and empathise with the characters, and feel heart-broken when they are not happy. The School Bag, starring Rasika Dugal and child actor Sartaaj RK manages to make you feel all these things in just 15 minutes.A still from The School Bag. Youtube screenshotThis short film is about a loving but not indulgent mother and her son, who tries very hard to get his way, but behaves himself out of love for her. The son, Farooq, insists that his mother buy him a new bag … Next »
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