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ABOUT

Kabir Mehta is a film director and writer.

 

First feature film BUDDHA.MOV, was nominated for best debut film at Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, where it had its world premiere followed by an Indian premiere at MAMI and an American premiere at Ann Arbor.

 

Short films have screened at various international film festivals including Slamdance, Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, Chicago Underground, Kassel Dokfest, New Orleans, Dharamshala Intl Film Festival; and won multiple awards including best film at Ann Arbor Film Festival, European Media Art Festival & Mammoth Lakes. 

FILMOGRAPHY

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BUDDHA.MOV

Feature Film, Hybrid  | 69" | 2017

Lured by the chance of being the protagonist of a

documentary film, Buddha Dev, a 27 year old flamboyant

cricketer from Goa, starts authorising unrestricted access into the most private parts of his life. More Info

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SADHU IN BOMBAY

Short, Docu-fiction  | 15" | 2015

A documentary portrait of a man, with ascetic origins, who has been radically transformed by city life. More Info

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NITTY-GRITTY PUNJAB POLCE

Short, Docu-fiction  | 12" | 2021

The maker documents his time with a washed-up dishonest constable and his troop of two, in this self-reflexive re-imagining of a police documentary. More Info

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PRESS / INTERVIEWS

 2020

 2019

 2018

 2017

LABS, JURY WORK & MARKETS

 2017

Le Groupe Oust’s LIM Script Devleopment Lab (VR Peon)
Jury member of the 30th European Media Art Festival

 2018

Zurich Film Festival Masterclass
Tiff LIM Pitch (VR Peon)
NFDC Film Bazaar Co-Production Market (VR Peon)