The Corner Table

A film written & directed by Manjari Makijany


A touching story about a mysterious old gentleman who finds a friend in a waitress at a popular Mumbai cafe.

The conversations on the corner table reveal layers of their personalities and tell us how strangers can sometimes become friends in the most unexpected way.

Aisha, a 23 year old waitress works at ‘The Pantry’. Friendly with most customers but a private person otherwise, she finds a sweet strange connection with this old man who has become a regular, George Miller, 62.

A British writer who is visiting India after 20 long years. What brings him to this country again? And makes him a regular at this café? Watch this short film to explore and understand the complexities of human relationships.


Tom Alter, Vinati Makijany, Pushtiie Shakti, Rueben Karkari, Bhavna Pani Bajaj, Anushka Kerkar, Vikrant Makijany.

The Corner Table