Chilika Bank$ - by Akanksha Joshi

Rs. 400.00

Partners PSBT FILMS  SKU: Chilika Bank$

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Duration/ Language
01:00:00 (hh:mm) ,  English
Trailer/ Excerpt Link
Filmmaker/s Bio Note/s
Akanksha is in the nature of wandering minstrels, a story-teller who uses film, sound, text and dance to share her experiences of the visible and inner worlds. She is also an award winning filmmaker and photographer. Her oeuvre stretches from stories of compassion, Gujarat 2002 - Passengers to spending four years on the banks of the Chilika Lake in Orissa. Another few roaming the forests, the deltas and the arid lands for her most recent award winning work - Earth Witness. She is the recipient of many awards for cinematography and direction and a nomination for the Wild Screen Awards at Bristol 2012. She continues to be a one woman film company who films, edits, scripts and directs herself.
Synopsis/ Description
In a canvas spread over four decades, a banyan tree, on the banks of the lakeChilika, silently whispers tales of the lake and her fisher folk. From the times when there was no export bazaar to the time when there may be no lake.
Significant Awards/ Screenings
  • CMS Vatavaran Environment and Wild life Film Festival, New Delhi
  • Jeevika: South Asia Livelihood Documentary Film Festival, New Delhi
  • Fishing for the Future Film Festival, Newfoundland, Canada
  • Rodos EcoFilms International Festival, Greece
  • International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala
  • Samsung Women’s International Film Festival, Chennai
  • Film South Asia, Kathmandu

 (PSBT)Public Service Broadcasting Trust


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