Pather Chujaeri - by Pankaj Rishi Kumar

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Duration/ Language
00:44:00 (hh:mm) ,  English
Trailer/ Excerpt Link
Filmmaker/s Bio Note/s
Pankaj graduated from Pune’s Film and Television Institute in 1992 with a specialisation in Film Editing. He was assistant editor on Shekhar Kapur’s Bandit Queen. After editing documentaries and TV serials, he made his first film, Kumar Talkies. Subsequently, Pankaj has become a one-man-crew, producing, directing, shooting and editing his own documentaries. Pankaj’s films have won many awards and been screened at festivals all over the world – Berlin,Rotterdam, IDFA, Gothenburg, Margaret Mead, AFI Los Angeles, Hawaii, Yamagata, Visions du Reel, etc. He has won grants from Hubert Bals, IFA, Jan Vrijman, Gotoberg, Banff, Majlis and Sarai. Pankaj was also awarded the Asia Society Fellowship at Harvard Asia Centre.
Synopsis/ Description
A film on the satiric, non-sectarian folk theatre form Bhand Pather of Kashmir. Through the lives of the Bhands and their performances, the Film explores the subversive message of their art.
Significant Awards/ Screenings
  • Best Film, UNESCO MITIL, International Market for Independent and Local Radio and Television Broadcasters
  • Karachi International Film Festival, Pakistan
  • Earth Vision Environmental Film and Video Festival Competition
  • Bronze Remi, Houston International Film Festival
  • Special Jury Award, Dallas Film Festival
  • Zanzibar International Film Festival
  • Amascultura Documentary Film Festival, Lisbon
  • Berlin Ethno FilmFest
  • Docudays, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Etats Generaux Du Film Documentaire, Lussas, France
  • Film South Asia, Kathmandu
  • International Three Continentes Festival of Documentaries, Argentina
  • Margaret Mead Festival of Film and Video, New York
  • Alamkara Annual Film and Folk Festival, Mumbai
  • Mumbai Documentary Film Festival
  • Nottam Travelling Festival, Kerala
  • Rai Film Festival, UK
  • Kashmir Film Festival

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