nagar aur paani
Online Film Screening : 14th - 16th September
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Nagar aur Paani, Phir wahi Kahaani
Town, Water – The Same Old Story - 2015
Language : Malwi and Hindi (with English subtitles)
Running Time : 35 minutes
Trailing the story of water crisis of Bagli in Central India - the film typifies the situation of as many as 5698 small towns in the country that are dependent on ground water!
This film has been nominated in the Conservation for Water - National category for 2017 CMS VATAVARAN – 9th Competitive International Environment and Wildlife Film Festival and Forum
Director : Iqbal Hussain and Aajad Singh Khichi
Camera : Rabindra Kumar Barik
Location Sound : Sandip Bhati and Shiva Ved
Editing : Iqbal Hussain
Iqbal Hussain is from Bagli, a small town in Dewas District. A bright student in school, he couldn’t attend college, as he had to take on a job to support his mother. He is the only bread earner in the family, supporting his mother, a widow who had raised him in great financial difficulty. He joined SPS Media in 2011, looking for a better prospect. A dedicated member of the team, Iqbal is capable of taking on any kind of responsibility in the production as well as dissemination of media work.
Aajad Singh Khichi
Aajad Singh Khichi has been part of SPS Media since 2010 – joined the organisation as a young college student, looking for job to support his education. He began as an assistant in the People’s Mobile Cinema Unit, screening films in the villages. When the Mobile Cinema closes down the open air screening during the monsoon months, Aajad lend helping hand in film productions and gradually was initiated into basic camera and computer work. Today he is a commerce graduate and a budding filmmaker with keen interest in editing, camera work, sound recording, scripting and directing short films.
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