Team

Samina Mishra, Managing Trustee

Samina Mishra is a documentary filmmaker, writer, and teacher based in New Delhi, with a special interest in media for...

Shikha Jhingan, Secretary

Shikha Jhingan is an Associate Professor at the Department of Cinema Studies, School of Arts and Aesthetics, Jawaharlal Nehru University....

Subasri Krishnan, Treasurer

Subasri Krishnan is an independent filmmaker whose films have dealt with themes of citizenship and complex questions around it. Her...

Aparna Sanyal, Trustee

Aparna Sanyal has since 1999 worked extensively on television programming, directed several independent award-winning documentaries, produced and line-produced many international...

Deepika Sharma, Trustee

Deepika Sharma is a Documentary Filmmaker and Producer who is exploring themes of gender and belonging through her work. Her...

Nina Sabnani, Trustee

Nina Sabnani is an artist and storyteller who uses film, illustration and writing to tell her stories. Graduating from the...

Padmaja Shaw, Trustee

Retired as professor of journalism from Osmania University. Basic training in video production. Worked as Executive Director (programmes) of a...

Paromita Vohra, Trustee

Paromita Vohra is a filmmaker, writer and dedicated antakshari player whose work explores feminism, love and desire, urban life and...

Priya Thuvassery, Trustee

An independent documentary filmmaker and television producer based in New Delhi, Priya’s body of work has focused on women and...

Aradhana Kohli Kapur

Aaradhana Kohli is Founder of Enable India Foundation a communication praxis.She makes documentaries, curates film festivals, works extensively with urban...

Afrah Shafiq

Afrah Shafiq is a multi/new media artist based out of Goa.  Using the process of research as an artistic playground,...

Alka Hingorani

Alka Hingorani is Associate Professor at IDC School of Design, IIT-Bombay. She is an architect and an art historian, and...

Anandana Kapur

Anandana Kapur is co-founder of Cinemad India, a creative agency focused on film and new-media storytelling. Her documentaries have screened...

Ananya Chakraborti

Ananya Chakraborti is the Chairperson of the West Bengal Commission for the Protection of Child Rights. She comes with over...

Anitha Balachandran

Anitha Balachandran is an illustrator and animation film maker, based in Bangalore. Her experimental documentaries combine footage with animation techiques...

Dr. Gauri D Chakraborty

Dr. Gauri D Chakraborty graduated from F.T.I.I, Pune and has been a part of the Audio-Video Industry since 1995. She...

Nupur Basu

Nupur Basu is an independent journalist, an award-winning documentary film maker and media educator from India . For the last three and...

Anjali Monteiro

Dr. Anjali Monteiro is a retired Professor from the School of Media and Cultural Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences....

Archana Kapoor

Archana Kapoor is a community media broadcaster, an independent filmmaker and author. She is the founder of Seeking Modern Applications...

Priya Goswami

Priya Goswami (b.1988, India) is a national award-winning documentary filmmaker, co-creator, creative head and CEO of an AI-driven app startup,...

Arpita Saha

Arpita Saha is associated as a Lecturer with the School of Communications, Xavier University, Bhubaneswar. Also, she is a Research...

Iffat Fatima

Iffat Fatima is an independent documentary filmmaker, researcher and audio-visual designer from Kashmir. For many years now through her documentary...

Debjani Mukherjee

Debjani Mukherjee HOD and Assistant Professor Animation and Motion Graphics Department, UID Karnavati University Debjani is an award-winning animation filmmaker,...

Batul Mukhtiar

Batul Mukhtiar is a director, writer and producer, working in Mumbai since more than 20 years. Her children’s film KAPHAL...

Aruna Vasudev

Aruna Vasudev is Founder and now President-Emeritus of the Network for the Promotion of Asia-Pacific Cinema (NETPAC International), Founder-Editor of...

Chandita Mukherjee

Chandita Mukherjee is a documentary filmmaker interested in the ways that people understand the world and act on it. She...

Sania Farooqui

Sania Farooqui is an independent journalist and a filmmaker based out of New Delhi, India. She recently launched The Sania...

Reena Mohan

Reena Mohan has been directing, producing and editing documentary films for almost four decades. Her work has been recognised in...

Kala Iyer

Executive Producer and Director of Genesis Media Pvt. Ltd. Pursuing PhD in Communication from Amity University. Post-graduate from the prestigious...

Yashodara Udupa

As a freelance editor and filmmaker, Yashodara’s work has focused on issues such as human rights, health, decentralised waste management,...

Ranu Ghosh

Ranu Ghosh is an independent practitioner. Since last two decades, she has been working as Producer-Director-Cinematographer in several Indian and...

Vaidehi Chitre

Vaidehi Chitre is an independent documentary filmmaker, video editor and writer currently based in Bangalore. Her work has been awarded...

Radhika Khanna

Radhika Khanna teaches in the School of Media and Communication, Pondicherry University and heads the Educational Multimedia Research Centre at...

Jeroo Mulla

Jeroo Mulla was the Head of the Social Communications Media Department, Sophia Polytechnic, Mumbai from 1986 – 2013. She has...

Teenaa Kaur

Teenaa Kaur is National Award winning filmmaker Screenwriter and a TEDX Speaker. She is selected as an International Leader on...

Radha Misra

Radha was professor and head of the department of Communication Media for Children, at SNDT Women’s University in Pune from...

Geeta Sahai

Geeta Sahai (Geeta Lal Sahai) is an award-winning filmmaker and writer.  She is a recipient of the REX-Karmaveer-Global-Fellowship and Bronze...

Teena Gill

Teena Gill is an independent filmmaker – director, cinematographer, editor and producer. Her award winning films include films on ecology,...

Surbhi Dewan

Surbhi Dewan is a director, writer and producer. Her independent films explore intersections between political conflict, displacement, memory and personhood....

Rachna Vinod

Rachna Vinod is a media professional with over 23 years of experience in All India Radio. An MA in Political...

Surabhi Sharma

Surabhi Sharma has been an independent filmmaker making feature-length documentaries and short films since 2000. Her documentaries, fiction, and video...

Deepti Khurana

Deepti Khurana is a film academic based in Rohtak, member of faculty at State University of Performing & Visual Arts...

Nabina Chakraborty

Nabina passed out of A J Kidwai Mass communication and Research Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia in  2019. Since then, she...

Supriya Suri

Is a founder and President of the organization- Cinedarbaar which has been engaged in film programming, education and criticism. As...

Meena Karnik

Meena Karnik has been in journalism for the past more than  35 years. As a film critic she has attended...

Sonali Jha Chatterjee

Sonali Jha Chatterjee is an educationist and freelance media person. She has written and edited for newspapers and magazines. She...

Mausumi Bhattacharyya

Mausumi Bhattacharyya, an Associate Professor in Journalism and Mass Communication, Visva-Bharati - A Central University of National Importance, India, is...

Smriti Nevatia

Smriti Nevatia was an assistant on Bharat ki Chhap (Doordarshan, 1989), a 13-part series on history, science and technology, directed...

Madhumanti Sengupta

Madhumanti Sengupta is a Curriculum Developer for Rupantar(Transforming Education) an initiative by Sri Aurobindo Society, New Delhi. Prior to this...

Smita Ramanathan

Smita Ramanathan is an independent audio producer contributing to community radio stations. She is a regular contributor to Women's International...

Shrinkhla Sahai

Shrinkhla Sahai is a radio producer/presenter, arts journalist, educator and mental healthcare practitioner. She co-produced India’s first podcast on independent...

Kiron Bansal

Prof. Kiron Bansal, PhD is an award winning researcher, teacher and trainer in Journalism and Mass Communication. She is former...

Kavita Carneiro

Kavita Carneiro is an independent filmmaker. She makes short films for NGO’s and corporates. She has made a feature-length documentary...

Bina Paul

An alumna of the FTII, Pune, Bina has worked as a Film Editor primarily in the Malayalam Film Industry. Editing...

Debasrita Chakraborty

Debasrita has completed her Post Graduation in Journalism and Mass Communication from Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan (A Central University of National Importance)....