Recent Films Directed by Indrani

Legend of Lady White Snake

Inspired by an ancient Chinese legend: a snake demoness transforms into a woman to experience love. A meditation on obsession, gender roles and metamorphosis. 

With "The Hidden Chamber" poem by NY Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman, starring Daphne Guinness, produced by GK Reid, DP Pergrin Jung, written and directed by Indrani.


Los Angeles Independent Film Festival :

 Won "Best Picture" 
 Won "Best Production Design" 
 Won "Best Costume Design" 
 Won "Best Visual Effects" 

London Fashion Film Festival:

 Won "Best Picture" 
 Won "Best Director" 
 Won "Best Design" 

LJFFF at the San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art :

 Won "Best Picture" 
 Won "Best Director" 
 Won "Best Costume Design" 
 Won "Best Visual Effects"  

 Won "RED Epic Camera Award

Princeton Film Festival :

 Won "Best of Festival" 

Girl Epidemic

Girls are being treated like they're an infectious disease. As a result, over a million disappear every year--many falling victim to infanticide, sex slavery, and child labor. Fortunately there is a cure. Help a girl gain an education and stop this epidemic.

Written by Justin Via and Strawberry Frog, produced by GK Reid, EP Sara Eolin, directed and cinematography by Indrani.

Huffington Post Review: "Indrani's creative lens, coupled with an impassioned perspective on gender realities in India, resulted in a powerful and provocative piece of film."

Forbes Review: "Riveting, shocking and touching... Indrani's direction is brilliant and provocative!"

Girl Epidemic Behind the Scenes Video with Anand Mahindra, Sheetal Mehta, Nanhi Kali, and Scott Goodson of Strawberry Frog: "One of the most incredible pieces of film I've seen in a long time...gripping imagery."

Screenings at:

Chicago International Social Change Film Festival: "Official Selection"

PhotoSchweiz, Zurich Switzerland "Between Pop Culture and Social Engagement"

Princeton University: "We Flourish" 

New York Film Academy 

American Society of Media Photographers "IdeaShare"

Till Human Voices Wake Us

A dream within a dream of love, loss and Selkies -- Celtic mythical creatures,  seals in water, enchantresses on land -- who storm Manhattan to rescue one who falls for a drowning man. 

Starring Lindsay Lohan, produced by Rick Schwartz (Black Swan, Gangs of New York), music by Grammy-winning Henri Scars Struck, DP Pergrin Jung, written and directed by Indrani.

Los Angeles Independent Film Awards : 

Won "Best Director"                      Nominated for "Best Picture"

New York Short Film Festival :    

Won "Best of New York"

International Fashion Film Awards : 

Won "Best Picture"

London Fashion Film Festival :          

Won "Best Director" 

One Reeler Awards :                              

Won "Best Supporting Actress"  

Los Angeles Short Film Festival :

"Official Selection"

ASVOFF at Centre Pompidou, Paris :

"Official Selection"

Cineframe International Short Film Festival of India 2017 :                  

"Official Selection"

Girl Rising India -- Woh Padhegi Woh Udegi

"One girl with courage is a revolution." 

Indrani directed top Bollywood stars Priyanka Chopra, Freida Pinto, Kareena Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Alia Bhatt, Sushmita Sen, Nandita Das, advocating for girls' empowerment, for Girl Rising India -- Woh Padhegi Woh Udegi, screened on StarPlus and distributed by the Government of India's Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao campaign. 

Huffington Post Review: "Director and photographer Indrani Pal-Chaudhuri, renowned for her iconic imagery and visionary storytelling...has showcased the inspirational stories...Indrani is internationally recognized for her extensive work on social causes and her video and stills campaigns."

Times of India Review

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