Pani Doctors

A Film by Katalin Ambrus

Synopsis

JOIN THE SISTERHOOD OF WATER
The Indian slum Khara Kuaa transforms into a colorful theatre stage as Rekha Devi, Zeenat Begum and their neighbours unpack the scientific water test kit. An educational musical developed in collaboration with the women from two slums in Jaipur, who participated in a hydrogeological model project.

Director

  • Picture of Katalin Ambrus © Diego Arteaga Posada

    Katalin Ambrus

    Born in Romania, Katalin Ambrus is currently mostly living in Berlin. After having worked as a journalist for the public broadcasters ARD, ARTE and rbb and the independent newspaper taz, she is now dedicating herself to artistic and experimental projects and to collaborations with NGOs, currently in India, Ecuador and Colombia. Her interactive web documentary “The Sand Mine” has been shown at many film festivals worldwide, including DOK Leipzig, FIPA Biarritz, the Melbourne Documentary Film Festival or the STIFF Seattle. She has received many awards including the Goldene Kamera Digital Award and she has been nominated for one of the most prestigious awards in Germany: The Grimme Online Award.

Crew

Director
Katalin Ambrus
Screenplay
Katalin Ambrus, Rheka Devi, Theresa Frommen, Neetu Gotwal, Nargis Bano, Zarina Begum, Jugla Devi Mahaa-war, Narayni Devi Mahaawar, Kamli Mahaawar, Umrao Mahaawar, Jebun Nisha
Producer
Katalin Ambrus, Theresa Frommen
Director of Photography
Katalin Ambrus
Sound
Theresa Frommen
Editor
Lucian Busse
Music
Bachan Prakash Bhatt, Jagdish Bhatt

Cast

Begum Zeenat
Devi Rekha
Gotwal Neetu
Aarif Mansuri Tarannum
Bano Nargis
Zarina Begum
Jugla Devi Mahaawar
Narayni Devi Mahaawar
Kamli Mahaawar
Umrao Mahaawar
Jebun Nisha

Details

Running Time
09:43 min
Shooting Format
4K, Full HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

film@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCER / DIRECTOR

Katalin Ambrus
k_ambrus@hotmail.com