Vaikhari by Lubdhak Chatterjee

The Film follows Parwati Dutta�s choreography of the epic Meghdootam, while exploring the stages of artistic contemplation based on the theoretical and practical aspects of Padhant - an artistic way of reciting mnemonic syllables used in Indian classical percussion and dance.

Pondicherry; Delhi; India

Lubdhak Chatterjee is an independent filmmaker based in Delhi. After having pursued a Master’s in Engineering, his love for different art forms found its confluence in cinema, leading to his first short In a Free State, which got screened at different national and international festivals. Vaikhari is his first non-fiction film.

  • Cinematographer, Editor: Lubdhak Chatterjee
  • Sound Recordist: Saugata Banerjee
  • Music Composer, Choreographer: Guru Parwati Dutta
  • Project Partner: Doordarshan

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