Feature, Documentary | 69" | 2017
Lured by the chance of being the protagonist of a
hyper-realistic documentary film, a young flamboyant
pro-cricketer, starts authorising unrestricted access into the most private parts of his life. More Info
Series, Fiction | 8 Episodes | 2023
Set in an elite high school in New Delhi, the series revolves around the relationships between three working-class students enrolled through a scholarship program and their millionaire classmates.
CLA$$ explores the rise of the Indian rich and a world of extreme disparity.
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
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
Kabir Mehta is a film director and screen writer.
In 2023 he directed season 1 of CLASS, a Netflix original series, available for streaming world-wide.
First feature BUDDHA.MOV (2017) premiered at Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, followed by a successful run on the international festival circuit; with an Indian premiere at MAMI Mumbai Film Festival. The film was released globally on Mubi.
Short films have won a clutch of international awards and have screened at prestigious film festivals like Slamdance, Ann Arbor, Mammoth Lakes, Chicago Underground, Winterthur, Kassel Dokfest, New Orleans, EMAF & Dharamshala.
BUDDHA.mov; Kabir Mehta’s good-humored, eye-popping mocu/docu uncovering vapid, macho lifestyles.
Brilliantly honest hybrid of reality and fantasy examining the interplay between sex and social media.
SADHU IN BOMBAY
Pointy, completely non-pc, and most of all extremely funny through the sincerity with which it deals with social issues.
NITTY-GRITTY PUNJAB POLICE