About our Films
‘Wall Stories’ is about how a dispossessed saint, a newly minted gentry and generations of painters created a syncretic culture in the Western Himalayas.Learn More
Please Don’t Beat Me, Sir!
‘A thoughtful, moving and, above all, important exploration of the power of theatre to impact a generation and incite a revolution.’
— Sonia Faleiro, author of Beautiful Thing
‘Mahasweta Devi: Witness, Advocate, Writer’ explores the life of a celebrated writer and tireless activist.Learn More
Acting Like a Thief
Starting with the arrest of playwright Dakxin Bajrange, the documentary reveals how the Budhan Theatre has transformed the lives of adults and children within the Chhara community.Learn More
About the Filmmakers
An independent filmmaker, Shashwati’s work ranges from documentary, narrative and experimental. Shashwati worked as an editor in the film and television industry, where she got her start as an assistant editor for a TV show by Michael Moore.
P. Kerim Friedman
Kerim is an associate professor in the Department of Ethnic Relations and Cultures at National Dong Hwa University, where he teaches linguistic and visual anthropology. His research explores the relationship between language, ideology and political economy in Taiwan.
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