Ad Film :
2008 PSA (Disability)
This film is a public service ad campaign to highlight disability in India.
2006 SIGN LANGUAGE
30 sec. with English subtitles
This film is a public service ad campaign to highlight the importance of sign language in India.
2005 INCLUSIVE EDUCATION
30 sec. with English subtitles
This short films touches upon Inclusive education from the perspective of people with disabilities.
Preview link: http://www.who.int/features/2007/photo_contest/video/en/index5.html
2004 HEALTH FOR ALL?
Once upon a time, the World Health Organization created a slogan – ‘Health for all by 2000AD’.
Preview link: http://www.cultureunplugged.com/play/2001/Health-for-All-
2001 CENSUS & DISABILITY 2001
2015 LEARNING TO SEE
22min 49sec, English
A film about the KEYSTONE India initiative for Health Policy and Systems Research.
Preview link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mjrOLMO5Wjo&feature=share
2013 THINK HUMANITY
3min 24sec, English
We stepped into the 21st century with a bang. Humanity reached new heights both in its exploration of the universe beyond the earth as well as the microcosm within the atoms.
2013 MIRACLES DO HAPPEN
15 min, English
Preview link: http://www.opportunityeducation.org/
2011 THE WATERFALL
44 Min, English
The Waterfall’ is a journey that brings together all these people, as they share their hopes and angst while searching for answers.
2006 GRASSROOT REALITIES
28 Min, A mix of Chhattisgarhi, Tamil & Marathi
Exploring the work of semi & illiterate Voluntary Health Workers in remote parts of the country (ICICI-SIG, FRCH and CHC)
2006 EXPLORING MADNESS
19 Min, English
a series of six short films on mental health issues. Mental illnesses are one of the least understood problems in India. Myths and stigma add to the problems of people suffering from such illnesses.
2004 A TALE OF TWO SLUMS
6 Min, Hindi with English subtitles
30 years old slum on the bank of river Yamuna was forcefully demolished by the Delhi Government months before the general elections in 2004. The film documents the frustrations of the uprooted slum dwellers struggling to cope with the situation.
2004 IS ANOTHER WORLD REALLY POSSIBLE
12 Min, English
World Social Forum 2004 was surely different in many ways. This was the first time it was held outside Brazil. It was also the first time when ‘Disability’ was included in its agenda.
2003 RANDOM VOICES FROM KASHMIR
11 Min, Hindi with English subtitles
A Documentary film brings out some interactions with the people of the valley. ‘RANDOM VOICES FROM KASHMIR’ is an attempt to put together voices that do not matter to the powers that be.
2002 TOWARDS PROGRESS
25 Min, English
Shot as a travelogue, this documentary is based on the Primary Education System in the rural areas of Himachal Pradesh.
2001 BETWEEN THE LINES
11 Min, Hindi / Bengali with English subtitles
A Documentary on the life of Bangladeshi immigrants in India trapped between geographical boundaries and poverty.
1997 A TASTE OF POWER
22 Min, English
A film on the Power reforms in India shot in UP and Delhi. It dealt with the shortage of electricity and the political & management issues.
1997 FORESTRY IN INDIA
12 - 15 min each, English
A series of 7 films on development of Forestry as science in India. Includes one on history of Forest Research Institute, Dehradun.
2015 THE KEYSTONE COURSE ON HEALTH POLICY & SYSTEMS RESEARCH
The educational film series of 38 episodes
Preview link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJhXqQOhB4I&nohtml5=False
2011 RSBY SMART CARD - Training FIlm
An educational training film, 20 min
2006 MANAGEMENT OF COMMON MENTAL HEALTH PROBLEMS
The educational series of 11 films
2013 WHEN PEOPLE SPEAK
33min, mix of Hindi / English
The concept originates from the director’s background in psychiatry. He merges the concept of ‘free association’ and film making to explore the collective psyche of the people in a given geographical area.
Press Review: http://thebigindianpicture.com/2013/01/all-together-now/
2008 TRAIN SONG
An audio visual experience of a train journey. It captures the rhythms, moods, colors & jolts of a journey...
2006 FLIGHT 208
A satirical, experimental film! It travels in space and time, spanning across more than two hundred persons, cutting across cultures and nations, in just about 7 minutes.
Preview link: http://www.cultureunplugged.com/play/1983/Flight-208
1999 THE INVISIBLE MINORITY
2011 EK GAON MAIN
2006 FROM PREJUDICE TO HOPE
More than 20 actors brings alive this simple yet touching fictional narrative without any dialogues The film with a simple and linear storyline touches upon the lives its young protagonists.
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2006 THE BEGINNING
3.5min, Hindi with English subtitles
2005 KAHIN Ek SAPNA
4.5min, Hindi with English subtitles
Some of us live on the edge, the periphery, for reasons best known to the society. One such people are those with disabilities. KINARA brings out a new perspective on disabilities, through the story of a young man.
Penned by a woman about fifteen years ago in a small town of North Karnataka, in a society laced with all the conservative attitudes and values, it seems to speak of her aspirations & dreams – the doors she sought and played with in her mind.