Friday, June 14, 2024

Topic: Documentary

‘Hindutva Pandemic’ documentary exposes right wing ideology’s role in Leicester unrest

A recently released documentary from Maktoob Originals, titled 'Hindutva Pandemic,' exposes the role of Hindutva in inciting the 2022 unrest in the city of Leicester, UK.

‘Gauri’ bags best documentary award at South Asian Film Festival of Montreal

“Gauri,” a documentary based on slain journalist Gauri Lankesh, directed by her sister Kavitha Lankesh, has won the “Best Long Documentary Award” at the South Asian Film Festival of Montreal 2023.

Laal Wunnar | Documentary on Syed Abdul Rahman Geelani

Syed Abdul Rahman Geelani was a professor at Zakir Hussain College, Delhi University. He was convicted for his alleged role in the 2001 Indian Parliament attack and sentenced to death by the trial court. Later, Delhi High Court acquitted him of all draconian charges in 2003, after 18 months of imprisonment.

Documentary | Voices from the ruins: Kandhamal in search of justice

The biggest violence on the Adivasi Christians and Dalit Christians took place in August 2008 in Kandhamal. The survivors of Kandhamal violence are still struggling against improper compensation, rehabilitation, and justice delivery systems.

‘Khabar Lahariya’, India’s only newspaper run by Dalit women

Taken over a period of five years, Sundance award-winning documentary 2021, 'Writing with Fire’, portrays the powerful women of Khabar Lahariya, the first newspaper completely run by Dalit women.

Writing With Fire: Story of grassroots journalism in India at its finest

The award winning documentary 'Writing with fire' filmed over five years by the wife and husband team Rintu Thomas and Sushmit Ghoshintu will have its UK premier on friday