Backstage Boys by Meera Dewan
An exploration of the trend of illegal immigration of youth from Punjab to Europe and North America in search of a better life.
Syracuse Human Rights Film Festival
Jeevika Film Festival, New Delhi
International Video Festival, Kerala
Men and Boys Film Festival, New Delhi
Meera Dewan has directed award winning documentaries on alternate visions for society, including equality for women, children, indigenous peoples, and on themes around the protection of our shared planet, since 1983, filming extensively in India and across the world. Her films have won over 21 international and national awards including at IFFI, Festival de films du femmes, France; Oberhausen; Leipzig; Mumbai and the National Film Award. She has been on the juries of major international film festivals, such as Oberhausen, Leipzig, Okomedia, Freiberg and the Indian Panorama.
- Cinematography: Rajiv Rai
- Sound: Manmohan Singh
- Editing:Satya Vivek, Laxman Singh
- Project Partner: Doordarshan