The Tale of Stamps by Anirban Dutta

The Film celebrates the rich and fascinating history of India’s postal system through philately, even as the erstwhile pillar of the Indian State looks to reposition itself in the digital world.

Thrissur, India

Anirban Dutta is a filmmaker and media educator based in Delhi, and heads Metamorphosis, a development communication organisation. He has directed and produced several documentary films, photographic essays and spots on topics as diverse as child rights, environmental issues, reproductive health and explorations of gender and sexuality. His films have travelled to various film festivals including New York, San Sebastian, Al Jazeera and Mumbai.

  • Cinematographer: Vandita Jain
  • Sound Recordist: R. Elangovan
  • Editor: Saikat.S.Ray
  • Music Composer: Surojit Das
  • Project Partner: External Publicity and Public Diplomacy Division

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