Tender Is The Sight

This film shows the sightless world of tiny Hassibullah and his sonic interpretations of space, day, time,seasons and the physical motion of everyday touchable world. A tiny village of Nadia – the fringe district of West Bengal. There lives a young boy, Hassibullah, the 10-year son of a boatman. The little one habitually bubbles with […]

Born Into Brothels

Briski, a documentary photographer, went to Kolkata to photograph prostitutes. While there, she befriended their children and offered to teach the children photography to reciprocate being allowed to photograph their mothers. The children were given cameras so they could learn photography and possibly improve their lives. Their photographs depicted a life in the red light […]

Char – The No Man’s Island

Char… The No-Man’s Island is a 2012 documentary film directed by Sourav Sarangi. The documentary is a co-production by India, Japan, Norway, Italy and England. The film was shown in the Berlin Film Festival. The film revolves around Rubel, a young boy who wants to attend school, but whose financial circumstances force him to become […]