International award-winning Kolkata based documentarian, Balaka Ghosh, has made 33 films in a career spanning over two decades. They have screened at over 100 international film festivals and been acquired by many international broadcasters. She has won the highest award bestowed nationally for Indian documentary four times.
DEATH in the CITY is her sophomore documentary feature-length film.
In 2023, CALF is her first fiction feature film in pre-production, with several other fictions and documentaries in development.
“This beautiful, spellbinding film, a weaving of cultural anthropology and visual poetry, explores sacred traditions and rituals as deep and complex as the mystery of death itself...