2 documentaries based on Kashmir selected for CMS Vatavaran award

Time & Us
Last Updated: September 16, 2017 at 3:49 pm

Kashmir’s documentary filmmaker, Jalal-ud-Din Baba’s documentary film’s, ‘Saving the Saviour’ and ‘Global Warning – Kashmir Chapter have been selected for the CMS Vatavaran Award 2017, the film maker said.
CMS Vatavaran is a “pioneering international festival of films on environment and wildlife”.
Jalal-ud-Din hailing from northern Kashmir’s Sopore town is a renowned name in Kashmir for documentary film making.
Earlier, Jalal’s “Saving The Saviour”, documentary film on Wular Lake has won “Special Environment Award” at Ventura, California, USA on the occasion of 22nd World Water Day.
Baba has already won 4 National Awards — Best Film and Best Director Awards at 6th NSFF 2016, Vigyan Prasar, 2nd IISFF 2016, organised by Department of Science & Technology – Earth Sciences, Govt of India, CSIR, NPL — and 2 International awards — Young Green Filmmaker Award, Beijing 2016, 10th International Children’s Film Festival, Dhaka 2016.
Jalal is into documentary filmmaking for more than ten years.