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

    In the 1860's, the British, keen to know the terrain of Tibet in case the Russians invaded India...

    Territory: World
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 450 Rs 700
    South Asia (USD) $8 $15
    Rest of World (USD) $20 $80
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Pankaj Butalia

    Abandoned by their families to lives of penury, marked by the white veils which they wear,...

    Territory: World
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 550 Rs 800
    South Asia (USD) $10 $15
    Rest of World (USD) $25 $90