Life in the shadows
An article about I am not Here on the UN website
Ten years | Little Terrorist
Ten years since Little Terrorist’s Oscar nod, feels more relevant now than a decade ago. Putting it up here free join me in suspending disbelief for fifteen minutes, recall the hope and idealism that informed its creation.
I am Not Here | premiere
Ashvin Kumar presents a Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Film, I am Not Here.
Risking their lives, migrants undergo perilous journeys to distant countries for safety and opportunity — Undocumented is the story of these aspirations – both realized and broken.
See Behind the Scenes photos here
Promo for new feature film ‘Noor’
The APSA grant and the Sundance Institute screenplay lab made it possible to shoot this five minute ‘mood’ promo. Watch here
Asia Pacific Screen Awards
‘Noor’ wins the children’s film fund script development grant, for films that carry positive, life-affirming messages.
Inshallah Kashmir wins for best investigative film.
Inshallah, football wins at the Mumbai International Film Festival.
Inshallah Football wins for best-film on social issues.
Film-makers protest to save independent cinema ahead of the national-awards ceremony. What is the point of winning a national award if we can’t show our films in this country?
Inshallah, football wins at the Asiatica Film Mediale, Rome.
Film-makers as Change-makers
Inshallah, football participates in a special curated section at Doc Leipzig.
Jury Special Mention
For Inshallah, football at the Dubai International Film Festival.
Asia Cinema Fund / Pusan International Film Festival
Inshallah, football wins post-production grant & is in official selection, in-competition, at the Pusan International Film Festival.
Oscar Nomination, 77th Annual Academy Awards
Little Terrorist nominated for Best Live Action Short
European Film Academy Nomination
Little Terrorist nominated to the European Film Awards, after winning 1st prize at Flanders International Film Festival.
Winner Satyajit Ray Award
For Little Terrorist presented by the Satyajit Ray Foundation, UK.
Winner Grand Prize
Little Terrorist wins the top-prize at the Tehran Film Festival.
Little Terrorist voted audience favorite at the Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival