Surabhi Sharma
Surabhi Sharma

Surabhi Sharma is based in Mumbai. She studied film direction at the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune, after completing a BA in Anthropology and Psychology from St. Xavier?s College, Mumbai.

She made her first film 'Jari Mari' in 2001 and since has gone on to direct 'Aamakaar' (2003), 'Above the Din of Sewing Machines' (2004), 'Jahaji Music' (2007), 'Pregnancy, Prescriptions and Protocol' (2008) and 'Labels from a Global City' (2009) among others. Her films have been screened at and awarded by various festivals around the world.

She is the recipient of the Majlis Fellowship, and was awarded the Puma Catalyst Award for 'Bidesia in Bambai'. She recently completed 'Tracing Bylanes', a rumination on the Indian city of Chandigarh; and 'Can we see the baby bump please?' a film on commercial surrogacy in India.

Films with Magic Lantern Movies

  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Surabhi Sharma

    Routine Skype conversations with the commissioning parents of the child growing in her womb does...

    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: Surabhi Sharma

    India's public health system is in a crisis, and has to grapple with multiple challenges....

    Territory: South Asia
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 500 Rs 750
    South Asia (USD) $9 $15
    Rest of World (USD) N/A N/A
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Surabhi Sharma

    From the mid-nineteenth century Indian labourers arrived in the Caribbean on boats, bringing a...

    Territory: South Asia
    Regions Individual Institutional
    India (INR) Rs 600 Rs 900
    South Asia (USD) $11 $20
    Rest of World (USD) N/A N/A
  • Magic Lantern Movies
    Director: Surabhi Sharma

    Modern Mumbai was built on the economic foundations laid by its textile mills. Of late the city...

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