The Best Film Gujarati at the Critics’ Choice Film Awards 2019 went to Brainbox & Baroda Talkies Paresh Vora produced and Rahul Bhole-Vinit Kanojia directed Reva based on Sahitya Akademi writer Dhruv Bhatt’s 1998 released book, Tatvamasi. Reva was shot listed out of a total 57 Guajarati films released in the year 2018.
It tells of a spiritual journey along the banks of River Narmada that celebrates and salutes the culture and heritage of Gujarat. Reva breaks stereotypes and dispels superstitions associated with tribal and witchcraft. A moving story of a pilgrim returning to his roots with haunting music and picturesque locales, Reva is a story of faith and submission with a contemporary message for the youth.