Baab-e-Dakan: Burhanpur by Sibtain Shahidi

The Film explores the strategic city of Burhanpur founded by the pre-Mughal Faruki Sultans in 1399. Being a cosmopolitan centre, the town was the meeting place of various scholars and Sufi saints from where the Mughal kings ruled and controlled the Deccan.

Bhubaneswar, India

Sibtain Shahidi is a media professional who has worked for various television shows including fiction, non-fiction and reality shows. He currently teaches at the Zee Institute of Media Arts and is a visiting faculty at Whistling Woods International, Mumbai.

  • Cinematographer: Dezvyn Tinwalla
  • Sound Recordist: Sanjeev Gupta
  • Editor: Niteen Rokade
  • Project Partner: Doordarshan

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