Storyteller: Anuja

Storyteller: Anuja Parikh
Director: Avani Batra
Cinematographer: Manu Bhadane
Editor: Pradip Patil
Sound: Tunmay Bose
Concept: Malati Rao
Producer: Shobhna S Kumar, Queer Ink

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 Director: Avani


Avani Batra is an independent documentary director and producer. Avani’s directorial credits include – a music video for the Harvard Children’s Hospital (2003) and A Guide to Daily Living for Somali Immigrants for The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (2003). Her credits as an Assistant Director on feature films include Slumdog Millionaire (Dir: Danny Boyle), The Reluctant Fundamentalist, The Namesake and God Room (Dir: Mira Nair), JOBS (Dir: Joshua Stern), Water (Dir: Deepa Mehta), Miss Lovely (Dir: Ashim Ahluwalia), Monsoon Shootout (Dir: Amit Kumar), Siddharth and Amal (Dir: Richie Mehta). Avani holds a Master’s degree in Film Production from Emerson College, Boston and Screen writing credits from TISCH, New York University. She also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University.