The story of Tom Sharma, a transgender make-up artist. Credits Directed by Joshy Joseph and Suvendu ChatterjeeProducer and Commissioning Editor: Rajiv MehrotraScript Writers: Moni Bency, Joshy Joseph Cinematographer: Razak Kottakkal Editor: Subhajit Dasbhaumik Voice Over: Anjum Katyal Music Composer: Tom Sharma
A relational origin story that women’s menstrual rituals are at the roots of human culture and that, in human evolution, women and men have markedly different relationships to blood. Credits Script, Sound Designer, Cinematographer: Vipin Vijay Editor: Sujith Sahadev Narration: Atmaja, Ananthapadmanabhan P.
Documentary on the Parsi community in India. The directors of the film are Shilpi Gulati and Divya Cowasji. The film has been co-produced by Public Service Broadcasting Trust (PSBT) and the Public Diplomacy Division of the Ministry of External Affairs (India). Cinematographers: Divya Cowasji, Jall Cowasji Editor: Shilpi Gulati Colorist, Additional Editor: Jall Cowasji Music … [Read more…]
A visual exploration of the oppressive spaces and living conditions in a suburb of Bombay. Directed by Avijit Mukul Kishore | 2011 Producer and Commissioning Editor: Rajiv Mehrotra Cinematographer: Avijit Mukul Kishore Sound Recordist: Suresh Rajamani Editor: Rikhav Desai Music Composer: Simon Fisher Turner Sound Editors: Pritam Das, Boby John
A portrait of different cultural practitioners in Kashmir whose art is their resistance, their collective expression in the world’s most heavily militarised zone. Winner of seven awards, including the National Film Award, the Indian Documentary Producers’ Award, those at Kathmandu and Trivandrum and screened at festivals in Kochi, Montreal, Mumbai, Singapore, Seoul, Srinagar and Virginia, … [Read more…]
Celebrating the icon of Indian film music – Allah Rakha Rahman. Screened at festivals across Busan, Delhi, Edinburgh, Houston, Madrid, Melbourne, Panaji, Prague, Los Angeles, Lucknow, San Francisco, Stuttgart, Thrissur and Tokyo, among others. Directed by Umesh Aggarwal | 2015 Producer and Commissioning Editor: Rajiv Mehrotra Umesh Aggarwal has been producing and directing television shows … [Read more…]
Ashwini Kumar Bhat calls Aghanashini a unique river untamed, untouched because it still flows on the same course as it was thousands of years ago due to the absence of any dams to change its flow Awards and accolades: “Gold Award” in ‘Spot Light Doc Awards’ of Georgia, USA (2018)“ Award of Excellence” in ImpactDoc … [Read more…]
Embark on an epic journey with 100 year old Janaki and her grandson as they walk to the source of the river Kali deep inside the jungle from their tiny hamlet cut off from civilisation. A journey to keep alive an ancient tradition as they offer their prayers to the revered mother.
The amazing ways in nature affects the body, mind and spirit. Screened at Colorado, Delhi, Ithaca, Los Olivos and Madrid. Directed by Nitin Das | 2018 Producer and Commissioning Editor: Rajiv Mehrotra Nitin Das runs an independent production house that specialises in creating films with socially relevant themes – films that tell stories of uncommon … [Read more…]
Since the 1970’s Majuli islander Jadav Payeng has been planting trees in order to save his island. To date he has single handedly planted a forest larger than Central Park NYC. His forest has transformed what was once a barren wasteland, into a lush oasis. Humble yet passionate and philosophical about his work. Payeng takes … [Read more…]