Anand Gandhi

Anand Gandhi’s first feature film Ship of Theseus premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival ’12 and has since been recognized as “one of the most significant films to come out of India in decades” by critics and audiences alike. It has won prizes at the international film festivals of London, Dubai, Mumbai, Transylvania, Tokyo, and Hong Kong, and played at Rotterdam, Munich, LA and Sydney among others. It was put on a list of 15 “life-changing” films by the Critics’ Circle, UK, and was presented the National Award in 2014.

 

Anand has creative directed, co-written and executive produced the feature film ‘Tumbbad’, released in 2018 by Eros International. The film opened the Critics’ Week at the Venice Film Festival, won the Sitges Prize and was acquired by Amazon Prime. Additionally, he has been actively engaged in pioneering cinematic non-fiction in India. He produced the documentary feature ‘An Insignificant Man’ that has won the Sundance Fund and been acquired by Vice Media. He distributed Nishtha Jain’s Gulabi Gang; he produced the hybrid short ‘Newborns’ that premiered at Toronto and Clermont Ferrand. Anand has been a part of the early television industry in India. In the year 2000, He developed and wrote the first hundred episodes of the longest running television shows in the history of Indian TV – Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki.

In 2013, Anand was awarded the “Contribution to Jain Philosophy prize” by the Mumbai University. Anand has received the Rajeev Circle fellowship, designed to identify and empower young entrepreneurs. He is also an INK fellow – a member of a group of young, global change-makers.

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