Sanjay Kak
Sanjay Kak

Sanjay Kak is an independent documentary filmmaker whose recent work reflects his interests in ecology, alternatives and resistance politics. His films 'Jashn-e-Azadi' (How we celebrate freedom) (about the struggle for Azadi - freedom in Kashmir), and 'Words on Water' (about the struggle against large dams in the Narmada valley in central India), have been widely screened both in India and abroad. 'Words on Water' (2003) won Best Long Film prize at the International Festival of Environmental Film & Video, Brazil. 'In the forest hangs a bridge' (1999) received the Golden Lotus for Best Documentary Film at the 1999 National Film Awards in India, and the Asian Gaze Award at the Pusan Short Film Festival, Korea.

Films with Magic Lantern Movies

  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Sanjay Kak

    Located deep in the forested hills of the Siang valley of Arunachal Pradesh, at the north-...

    Territory: India
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 500 Rs 800
    South Asia (USD) N/A N/A
    Rest of World (USD) N/A N/A
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Sanjay Kak

    For more than 15 years, people of the Narmada Valley in central India have resisted a series of...

    Territory: India
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 500 Rs 800
    South Asia (USD) N/A N/A
    Rest of World (USD) N/A N/A
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Sanjay Kak

    It's India's Independence day, and its flag ritually goes up in the heart of Srinagar,...

    Territory: India
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 600 Rs 900
    South Asia (USD) N/A N/A
    Rest of World (USD) N/A N/A