The House on Gulmohar Avenue by Samina Mishra

A film about home and belonging, tracing the Filmmaker’s personal journey to understand what it means to be a Muslim in India.

New York, USA
Manchester, UK
Karachi, Pakistan
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Johannesburg, South Africa
Thrissur; Delhi; Chennai; India

A graduate of Delhi University and Mass Communications at Jamia Millia Islamia, Samina Mishra works as a documentary filmmaker, writer, facilitator/teacher and sound recordist, and has a special interest in media for children. Her short stories The Goat That Got Away, Looking through Glass and The House at the Corner have appeared in anthologies by Scholastic, The Wisdom Tree and Penguin.

  • Cinematographer: Mrinal Desai
  • Location Sound Recordist: S. Subramanian
  • Editor: Shan Mohammed
  • Music: Sawan Dutta
  • Project Partner: Doordarshan

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