The Holy Duels of Hola Mohalla by Vani Subramanian
A cinematic document of the Hola Mohalla Festival at Anandpur Sahib in Punjab, a week-long celebration of Sikh valour and freedom.
Best Film, International Festival of Short Films on Culture, Jaipur
First Prize, One Billion Eyes Documentary Film Festival, Chennai
Sikh Film Festival, New York
Spinning Wheel Film Festival, Canada
International Film Festival, Kerala
Chennai Film Festival
Vani Subramanian has been a women's rights activist and documentary filmmaker since the nineties. Her work spans a range of issues and concerns from the political economy of food to primary education to culture, urban development and communalism and the politics of sex selective abortions. Her films have been recognised and screened both nationally and internationally and used at a wide variety of discussion platforms.
- Cinematography: Shanker Raman
- Sound: Shanker Raman, Surajit Sarkar
- Editing: Vani Subramanian, Vaibhav Chib
- Project Partner: Doordarshan