Gaur in My Garden by Rita Banerji
The Film looks at human-animal interactions and conflicts arising in Kotagiri, Nilgiris – a key biodiversity hotspot in India, through the experiences of the residents of the Keystone Foundation Campus with the Gaur or the Indian Bison, a threatened and endangered species.
Best Film, Woodpecker Film Festival, Delhi
Award, CMS Vatavaran, New Delhi
Film South Asia, Nepal
International Film Festival, Kerala
Quotes from the Earth Film Festival, Toxics Links, Delhi
Rita Banerji is a conservation filmmaker. Under her banner Dusty Foot Productions, she has produced several award winning films, including a winner of the Green Oscar at Wildscreen, UK. In 2015, she founded The Green Hub - a youth and community based fellowship for video documentation in the northeast of India, for work related to environment and indigenous knowledge.
- Cinematography: Rita Banerji, Saneesh CS
- Editing: Pooja Iyengar
- Narration: Ashish Paaliwal
- Project Partner: Films Division