Baandhon (Waves of Silence) is a an Assamese film, starring Bishnu Kharghoria and Bina Patangia in the lead roles. The film was directed by Jahnu Barua and produced by Assam State Film (Finance & Development) Corporation Limited.The film was initially released on 26 October 2012 in the state of Assam and later on 5 July 2013 in selected PVR theaters across rest of India.

The film focuses on an elderly couple, Dandeswar and Hkawni, who arrive in Mumbai in search of their missing grandson after 26/11 2008 terror attack. The film won the Best Feature Film in Assamese award in the 60th National Film Awards and also won the Best Film award in the Indian Films Competition at the Bengaluru International Film Festival for the year 2012.

About Jahnu Baruah
Eleven time National Award winner Jahnu Barua did his post-graduation diploma in Film Direction from Film & TV Institute of India (FTII), Pune. Committed to better cinema, Jahnu Barua has so far made 12 feature films. All his films are highly critically acclaimed as well as commercially successful.

Jahnu Barua has been conferred PADMA SHRI by the President of India in 2003, and Kamal Kumari National Award for Culture in 2004. Know More about him at


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