Seeds of Dissent by Pankaj Rishi Kumar
A road movie that traces the voices of farmers along the way, from Kanyakumari to Delhi. The winds are against them... against the people who have been feeding India.
Winner, Developmental Film Festival, Madurai
Mumbai International Film Festival
CMS Vatavaran, Environment and Wild Life Film Festival, New Delhi
Konark Film Festival, Orissa
Pankaj Rishi Kumar graduated from the Film and Television Institute of India with a specialisation in Film Editing. After editing numerous documentaries and TV serials, he made his first film Kumar Talkies. Subsequently, he has become a one-man crew, producing, directing, shooting and editing his own films, which have screened at film festivals the world over. Pankaj has won grants from Hubert Bals, IFA, Jan Vrijman, AND (Korea), Banff, Majlis, Sarai and Pad.ma. An alumnus of the Asian Film Academy (Pusan) and Berlin Talents, Pankaj also curates and teaches.
- Cinematography and Editing: Pankaj Rishi Kumar
- Location Sound: Arvind Kumar, Pankaj Rishi Kumar, Tangella Madhavi
- Sound Design: Pankaj Rishi Kumar, Pritam Das
- Project Partner: Doordarshan