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Transindia features in Hindustan Times!

Transindia features in Hindustan Times!

Transindia features in HT 48Hours​ Lights. Camera. Pride. “..A documentary by filmmaker Meera Darji titled Transindia will shed light on the day-to-day life and challenges of a transgender women – a commentary on how society continues to sun the trans community despite the Supreme Cout’s judgement legalising the third ...

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Digital Comission

Excited to announce that I will be collaborating with Indian Classical Bharatnatyam dancer, Hiten Mistry on a Digital Commission for the London Asian Film Festivals (Tongues on Fire) 2017. We will be working on creating a short experimental piece which celebrates the 40th Ugandan Exodus Anniversary. The film will be screening as part of the ...

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Transindia wins Best Documentary Short Award at #KMIQFF

Transindia wins Best Documentary Short Award at #KMIQFF

Very happy to announce that Transindia has WON the Award for Best Documentary Short at the KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival I am extremely grateful and so pleased! This award goes out to the entire Hijra community, for being such kind, wonderful and vibrant people, where I will not stop fighting for your rights and I wish you ...

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Transindia in the papers!

Transindia in the papers!

‘Young film-maker wins Royal Television Society (RTS) award’ Leicester Mercury recently featured Transindia’s director, Meera Darji in their newspaper. The article can be read online. Read Here

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BBC Coventry and Warwickshire

BBC Coventry and Warwickshire

Great interview wrapped with BBC Coventry & Warwickshire I was live on Trish Adudu’s show at around 3pm on 19th November 2015. It was lovely to meet Trish, thank you for being so welcoming!! If you missed the interview, you can still catch up online here. My interview comes in at around 2 hours and 13 minutes.

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Transindia nominated for RTS Award

Transindia nominated for RTS Award

Very pleased to announce that Transindia has been nominated for the Royal Television Society Student Awards in the Factual category!!! I am overwhelmed with the nomination and would like to say a huge thank you to everyone’s support and of course my family. This nomination is a huge voice for the Hijra community and the start of finally ...

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Transindia makes it to Chicago South Asian Film Festival

Transindia makes it to Chicago South Asian Film Festival

I am very pleased to announce that TRANSINDIA has been officially selected at the Chicago South Asian Film Festival 2015 presented by ZEE Cinema. I am very excited and so grateful to everyone who supported the making of this film. We’re finally getting the Hijra community’s voice around the world!

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Transindia wins the Award of Merit

Transindia wins the Award of Merit

Transindia wins the Award of Merit at the Best Shorts Competition in US. “Winning a Best Shorts is something you and your entire team can be proud of!  Our judges base their decisions on the quality, creativity and technical aspects of each piece.  The award appropriately reflects the endless hours you and your team have spent to ...

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