Poets and Speakers

Nilanjan Bhattacharya

Nilanjan Bhattacharya
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Nilanjan Bhattacharya, is a filmmaker based in Calcutta working in the field of documentaries for the last twenty years. His films have been showcased in various film festivals and forums and art spaces in India and abroad. He has received National Film Award of India in 2005 and 2010 for his films, Under This Sun on biodiversity and related knowledge in India, and Johar Welcome To Our World on indigenous food culture of Jharkhand.

Nilanjan is currently pursuing a project on the tribal food culture of India.

He also writes on food and Calcutta’s public culture.