Vivek Shraya

Pale grey rock, the heavily-eroded entrance to a temple, with a dark black opening. Overlaid in bold white text are the words ACHE IN MY NAME.

Ache in My Name

Ache in My Name is the second short film by Vivek Shraya.

Self-definition. Is a name how it’s pro­noun­ced or how you pronounce it?

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Running time:2′16″
Aspect ratio:16:9

Vivek creates a personal but outward looking picture of shifting power, raising questions about ownership of the self.

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Featured at


  • Visible Verses Festival (Vancouver, BC)
  • Rebels WITH a Cause Film Festival (Toronto, ON)

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