Online and Available by Samreen Farooqui and Shabani Hassanwalia

The phenomenon of social networking,it seems, is here to answer the old existentialist’s call. The Film explores online identity formation as it sifts through six lives, to tell a story of this new self we’re forming and of old selves we still inhabit.

Mumbai; Thrissur; India

Samreen Farooqui and Shabani Hassanwalia founded Hit and Run Films in 2005, an independent video production unit, which engages with changing socio-political-personal realities through documentaries, video art and intervention films. They were Associate Directors and Editors of Star, by Dibakar Banerjee, as part of the Bombay Talkies omnibus, celebrating the 100 years of Indian Cinema.

  • Cinematographers, Editors and Sound Recordists: Shabani Hassanwalia and Samreen Farooqui
  • Project Partner: Films Division

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