Impact Filmmaker || Producer || Author
Bipuljit Basu is an impact filmmaker, author, and producer in Indian hybrid cinema and documentaries. His foray is to bring the less known South Asian marginal stories in mainstream film and media. Postgraduate in Social Development, Bipuljit finds out the unexplored stories which have a social significance in popular culture, creating some impact values in the broader social spectrum. Making a relevant film that raises questions in and outside and challenges the audience socially is his priority. He believes in broadening the civil space. He believes in showing Inclusion, which is an instrument for social change.
He closely works with Martijn Te Pas, Senior Programmer, IDFA, under Impact filmmaking project. Bipuljit is also nominated as an Asian Jury at Science Film Festival, hosted by UNDEP and Goethe Institute, held in 94 countries.
Filmography includes – REDLIGHT TO LIMELIGHT, Feature length Documentary Cinema (Work In Progress), 2021-22, India – Estonia Coproduction, selected in international pitching forums of Dok Leipzig Co-Pro Market’21, Germany’, Docedge Kolkata’21,India, Dhaka Doc Lab’21, Bangladesh & Sofia Documental’20, Bulgeria.
MIDNIGHT BLUES, Short Hybrid, 2021, 26 Min, selected NFDC Film Bazaar, India and in the Competition section (India Premier) at Kolkata International Film Festival’22.