Our Journey of Triumphs
As filmmakers and visual artists, we, Judhajit Bagchi and Ranadeep Bhattacharyya, have journeyed through a landscape rich in creativity and recognition. Each award and accolade we've received is a chapter in our story, one that speaks of artistic passion and a relentless pursuit of cinematic excellence.
Our Breakthrough in Narrative Filmmaking:
Our film project "Kal Baisakhi" marked a significant milestone, being selected at the 16th NFDC Film Bazaar Co-Production Market 2022. This recognition was a testament to our storytelling capabilities. We were also honored with the Best Audiography at the 66th Indian National Film Awards in 2020 for our experimental short Children of the Soil, a nod to our commitment to the sensory intricacies of film and its social relevance.
Making Our Mark Internationally:
Our foray into the international film arena has been a journey of pride and discovery. Winning the Best Experimental Short at the Oregon Independent Film Fest in 2019 and premiering at prestigious festivals like the American Documentary Film Festival and INTERFILM Berlin International Short Film Festival in the same year were moments of global recognition that we cherish deeply.
Consecutive Win at Cannes and Beyond:
We were elated to receive back-to-back Best Corporate Image Film awards at the Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards in 2015 and 2016. Similarly, our work was repeatedly honored at the Accolades Global Film Competition in the USA from 2015 to 2018, including accolades in direction and acting, underscoring our versatility and creative depth.
A Golden Streak in Business and Creativity:
Our narrative and visual storytelling were consistently recognized with Gold Stevie Awards at The International Business Awards (The Stevies), USA, from 2015 to 2017. The Telly Awards and the Muse Creative Awards in New York mirrored this golden streak, honoring us with a range of accolades that spanned from 2015 to 2018.
Recognition for Communication and Creativity:
Our proficiency in communication and creative execution was celebrated with multiple awards at The Communicator Awards and the Hermes Creative Awards in New York, from 2015 to 2018. The Summit International Awards and the Marcom Awards further acknowledged our creative contributions with a variety of honours.
Championing Diversity and Inclusivity:
One of our most meaningful achievements was being awarded the Best Indian Narrative Short at the Mumbai International Queer Film Festival in 2011. This recognition was complemented by our multiple accolades at the Indian Documentary Producers’ Association (IDPA) Awards, where we were honored for everything from Best Product Film to Best Brand Integration Film.
Exploring Artistry in Fashion and Video Art:
Our creative endeavors extended into the realms of fashion and video art, with official nominations and participations at prestigious festivals like the Berlin Fashion Film Festival and the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival. Our exhibits at events like the Videobardo Archive And Video Festival in 2021 have allowed us to showcase our versatility and vision.