lalon

The life and persona of Lalon Fakir, great 19th century mystic, songmaker and Guru of Bengal’s Baul Fakirs, told through the lyrics of his songs.

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moksha

A film about the widows of Vrindavan.

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Nisbat…Connection

A stunning visual essay on the 786th Urs of Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti of Ajmer.

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scribbles on akka

A musical documentary on the 12th century saint-poet Mahadevi Akka.

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shewrite

SheWrite weaves together the narratives and work of four Tamil women poets, Salma, Kuttirevathi, Malathy Maitri and Sukirtharani.

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the loom

Saacha is about a poet, a painter and a city; the poet is Narayan Surve, the painter Sudhir Patwardhan and the city is the city of Mumbai (a.k.a. Bombay), the birth place of the Indian textile industry and the industrial working class.

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word within the word

The “wretched of the earth” hold fast the spirit of Bhakti, the Word resonating in and with their lives. As they sing the poetry of Kabir and Gorakhnath they embody, far beyond the scope of any intellectual resolve, a refusal to die, a bid to seize eternity from historic annihilation.

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