Pankaj Butalia
Pankaj Butalia

Pankaj Butalia was a national level table tennis player who then taught Economics at Delhi University before he took to making films. He has made thirteen documentaries and one fiction film. Most of his documentaries have been screened extensively throughout the world and one of them, 'Moksha', won four major international awards in 1993-94. His first feature film, 'Karvaan' won a special award at Amiens in 1999 and has been screened at film festivals in Venice, Toronto, Rotterdam, Belgium, Hong Kong, Turkey, New Delhi and Calcutta, among other places.

Films with Magic Lantern Movies

  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Pankaj Butalia

    Mizoram is a small state on the Northeastern border of India. In the 1940s, J. F. Laldailova, an...

    Territory: World
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 500 Rs 750
    South Asia (USD) $9 $15
    Rest of World (USD) $25 $90
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Pankaj Butalia

    A Trilogy of documentary films by Pankaj Butalia about the conflcts on the periphery of India....

    Territory: World
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 1,200 Rs 2,000
    South Asia (USD) $20 $50
    Rest of World (USD) $60 $250
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Pankaj Butalia

    In Assam – an inner landscape the filmmaker sets out to explore the violence that Assam...

    Territory: World
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 500 Rs 750
    South Asia (USD) $9 $15
    Rest of World (USD) $25 $90
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Pankaj Butalia

    Two decades of violence in Kashmir has left the valley devastated.
    
Every family silently...

    Territory: World
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 500 Rs 750
    South Asia (USD) $9 $15
    Rest of World (USD) $25 $90
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Pankaj Butalia

    ‘Karvaan’ looks at the immediate impact of the Partition on a few lives. It then...

    Territory: World
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) N/A N/A
    South Asia (USD) $9 $20
    Rest of World (USD) $30 $100
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Pankaj Butalia

    The Great Arc was a phenomenal achievement of applied science in British India between 1802 and...

    Territory: World
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 500 Rs 750
    South Asia (USD) $9 $15
    Rest of World (USD) $20 $80
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Pankaj Butalia

    Set in Manipur the film seeks to foreground a state that exists on the periphery of the Indian...

    Territory: World
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 500 Rs 750
    South Asia (USD) $9 $15
    Rest of World (USD) $25 $90