Awards and Honours


Ganesh Boy Wonder
Honorable Mention, Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles, 2011
Broadcast on Discovery Channel India, 2011


Ganesh Boy Wonder
Best Documentary Film, New York Indian Film Festival 2010
Nominated for a Golden Sheaf at Yorkton Film Festival 2010

Canadian National Prime Time Broadcast OMNI Networks, Nov. 2010

Athletes In Motion
Best Drama/Fiction, European Video and Mobile TV Forum, Paris, January 27, 2010.
Nominated Best Branded Entertainment, Banff International Television Festival, June 2010.


Ganesh Boy Wonder
Official Selection Hot Docs, Toronto, 2009
Official Selection – Montreal World Film Festival 2009
Official Selection – River to River Indian Film Festival 2009
Official Selection – Global Visions Film Festival 2009


Voted Top Ten South Asian Diaspora Films of the twentieth century and Audience Favorite by the British Film Institute


Birmingham Int’l Film Festival, UK
India International Film Festival, New Delhi
Awarded Canada Council Film Production Grant
Awarded Ontario Arts Council Film Production Grant


Official Selection, Cannes Film Festival, 1996
Competition, International Film Festival of Mar Del Plata, Argentina, 1996
Asian American Film Festival, NY, 1996
Toronto International Film Festival, 1996
Hamptons International Film Festival, 1996
International Film Festival of India, 1997


Retrospective, Calcutta International Film Festival


Tell Me What You Saw
Toronto International Film Festival 1994
Art Gallery of Ontario 1994
San Francisco Cinemateque 1995
Burning Skin
Moving Images Dance Film Festival, Toronto, 1994


Best Contemporary Drama, Birmingham Int’l Film Festival, UK 1991
Best Actor Genie Nomination for Saeed Jaffrey, 1991
Toronto International Film Festival, 1991
Montreal International Film Festival, 1991
Vancouver International Film Festival, 1991
Jerusalem Film Festival, 1992
Sundance Film Festival 1992
Asian American Film Festival, New York, 1992
American Underground Film Series, Cinemateque Francaise, Paris 1992
Berlin Cinemateque 1993


The Turned Head
Best Student Short Film, Chicago International Film Festival, Awarded Ontario Arts Council Post-production Grant