Documentary and Short Films

UNICEF – Swachhata Ek Sanskar – A Film About Cleanliness
UNICEF – Swachhata Ek Sanskar – A Film About Cleanliness

About : We are privileged to have been part of a 3 month project – making a series of documentaries on Sanitation & Water in collaboration with UNICEF India & GIWA. Here is the one of them – Swachhta Ek Sanskaar

Creative Director & Writer: Ginny Diwan
English Script: Revati Victor
Director: Tarannum Pasricha
Producers: Janani Ravichandran, Raja Krishna Menon
Business Development: Amrita Menon
UNICEF – Story Of ODF Nadia
UNICEF – Story Of ODF Nadia

About We are honoured to be a part of this film in collaboration with UNICEF India. People of Nadia district came together and worked efficiently to make their district Open Defecation Free. Team of effortless government officials guided by a visionary district magistrate worked with dedication and achieved this breakaway objective with people’s participation.

Avahan – BMGF’s India Aids Initiative
Avahan – BMGF’s India Aids Initiative

About : A film for Avahan – an initiative sponsored by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to reduce the spread of HIV in India. This particular film focuses on the importance of community mobilization and was a part of a series of films made focusing of the various aspects of the program

Director : Raja Krishna Menon
Producer : Janani Ravichandran
DOP : Savita Singh
UNICEF – Vidhya Ki Udaan – A Film About Menstrual Hygiene
UNICEF – Vidhya Ki Udaan – A Film About Menstrual Hygiene

About : A Film on Sanitation & Water in collaboration with UNICEF India & GIWA – Vidhya Ki Udaan – A Film About Menstrual Hygiene.
23% girls drop out of school as they reach puberty and many prefer to miss school during their menses. Watch to find out how ignorance and misconceptions regarding menstruation and lack of toilets affects the lives of girls and women in India.

Creative Director & Writer: Ginny Diwan
English Script: Revati Victor
Director: Tarannum Pasricha
Producers: Janani Ravichandran, Raja Krishna Menon
Business Development: Amrita Menon
UNICEF – Champions of Change
UNICEF Champions of Change

About : In the year of 2013 India launched the Mars mission and astound the world. We have some remarkable achievements in various sectors. Still we are suffering from few basic problems like hygiene and sanitation.
Today we are on a mission of Swachh Bharat. We have the world’s largest youth population. They are the true champions of change. What they need is a thorough guidance.

MS Warriors
MS Warriors

About : A film for the Multiple Sclerosis Society of India that takes us through the lives of some of the ‘Warriors’ and how they deal with MS

Director : Tarannum Pasricha
Producer : Janani Ravichandran
DOP : Anil Deviah
An Experiment In Storytelling
An Experiment In Storytelling

Director : Raja Krishna Menon
Producer : Janani Ravichandran
DOP : Arvind Kannabiran

Going Back To School In Kurundule
Going Back To School In Kurundule

About : A film for Design for Change – a global movement that empowers children to be the change they wish to see in this world. This particular film talks about the story of children in a village called Kurundale who had to convince their parents about why it was important for them to go to school. This was a part of larger film project about stories from around the world that we worked on with DFC.

Director : Raja Krishna Menon
Producer : Janani Ravichandran
The Story Of Pride
The Story Of Pride

About : A film for P.R.I.D.E. in collaboration with Child Fund. P.R.I.D.E. is an organisation that works with rural communities for overall development. This is the promo of the film made on their various development projects in the Mahad region of Maharashtra.

Director : Tarannum Pasricha
Producer : Janani Ravichandran
DOP : Anil Deviah
UNICEF – Humaari Sarpanch Tara Devi – A Film About Open Defecation
UNICEF – Humaari Sarpanch Tara Devi – A Film About Open Defecation

About : India has 595 million people practicing open defecation half of which are girls and women. What are the challenges faced by girls and women every time they go out to relieve themselves? Can a small 4×4 room change their lives?

Creative Director & Writer: Ginny Diwan
English Script: Revati Victor
Director: Tarannum Pasricha
Producers: Janani Ravichandran, Raja Krishna Menon
Business Development: Amrita Menon
Avahan – Data for Action
Avahan – Data for Action

About : Avahan is an initiative sponsored by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to reduce the spread of HIV in India.

Director: Raja Krishna Menon
Producers: Janani Ravichandran, Raja Krishna Menon
DOP : Savita Singh
UNICEF – Govind Ki Seekh – A Film About Water Sanitation And Hygiene
UNICEF – Govind Ki Seekh – A Film About Water Sanitation And Hygiene

About : In India 1600 children die every day due to diarrhea and pneumonia. More than 80% of the diarrheal deaths are directly related to poor WASH (Water Sanitation and Hygiene). Can adoption of hygiene practices change the scenario?

Creative Director & Writer: Ginny Diwan
English Script: Revati Victor
Director: Tarannum Pasricha
Producers: Janani Ravichandran, Raja Krishna Menon
Business Development: Amrita Menon
Avahan – STI
Avahan – STI

About : Avahan is an initiative sponsored by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to reduce the spread of HIV in India.

Director: Raja Menon
Producers: Janani Ravichandran, Raja Krishna Menon
DOP : Savita Singh
UNICEF – Nanhe ki Nanhi Koshish – A Film About Hand Sanitation
UNICEF – Nanhe ki Nanhi Koshish – A Film About Hand Sanitation

About : Simple practice of hand washing with soap can reduce the incidence of diarrhea in children under 5 by 44% and save many lives. A small habit can bring about big changes.

Creative Director & Writer: Ginny Diwan
English Script: Revati Victor
Director: Tarannum Pasricha
Producers: Janani Ravichandran, Raja Krishna Menon
Business Development: Amrita Menon
Avahan – Peer Outreach Workers
Avahan – Peer Outreach Workers

About : Initiative by Avahan to provide Peer outreach workers to address the problems of sex workers communities.

Director: Raja Krishna Menon
Producers: Janani Ravichandran, Raja Krishna Menon
DOP : Savita Singh
UNICEF – Introduction to GIWA Hindi
UNICEF – Introduction to GIWA Hindi

About : One world, many faiths and many sufferings. How can faith leaders help to create a world where every human being has access to safe drinking water, improved sanitation and proper hygiene? Watch how the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance (GIWA) initiative plans to play a role in promoting WASH across the world.

Creative Director & Writer: Ginny Diwan
English Script: Revati Victor
Director: Tarannum Pasricha
Producers: Janani Ravichandran, Raja Krishna Menon
Business Development: Amrita Menon