National Award Winning film on the work and efforts of environmental activist Vandana Shiva. Credits Directed by : Usha AlbuquerqueScript Writer: Shalini Reys Cinematographers: S. Kumar, Raaj Kumar Editors: Anil Sharma, Giri Sound Recordist: Pramod Kumar
Living with sexual freedom, choice and disability. The sexuality of people with disabilities is often marred with misconceptions, prejudices and myths. The film delves into the lives of a few people with disabilities as they explore their sexual identities, within themselves and through relationships. The narrative follows their journeys as they negotiate widely-held biological, medical, … [Read more…]
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
The poignant stories of Dayamani Birla and Nirmala Putul, speaking truth to power and reclaiming tribal identity through self-expression. National Award Winner and screened at festivals in Helsinki, Berlin, Kathmandu, Delhi, Madurai, Indore, Bhubaneswar, Chennai and Madurai. Directed by Shriprakash | 2008 Producer and Commissioning Editor: Rajiv Mehrotra Credits Cinematographer: Sanjay Kumar Editors: Vikram, Shriprakash … [Read more…]
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.
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
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…]
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…]
Underground fires have been burning for more than a century beneath India’s largest coalfield, but in recent decades open-cast mining has brought the flames to the surface with devastating consequences for the local population. As communities are destroyed and thousands suffer from toxic fumes, what lies behind this human and environmental disaster? Filmmakers Gautam Singh … [Read more…]
India is hungry for energy. Over 173 power plants, all of them coal-fired, will be built to power the nation’s high-tech industries and booming cities.