Mrinal Desai

Cinematographer

‘The Day the Sun Fell’ premieres at Locarno 2015. More about the film here. Teaser here.

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“Terror at the Mall” nominated for Current Affairs BAFTA.

“Dan Reed’s film for the This World strand is some sort of terrible masterpiece. It’s like watching the planes crash into the World Trade Centre and listening to the accounts of the survivors : it transfixes you with such appalled and disbelieving horror that you almost forget to breathe.”

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Nisha Pahuja’s ‘The World Before Her’ releasing in theaters across India on June 6. After a successful kickstarter campaign to raise funds for its India campaign ‘The World Before Her’ will get its theatrical release in India on June 6th. Later in the year the…

June 2014 : ‘The World Before Her’ releasing on June 6

Filming for Spandan Banerjee’s documentary, ‘Volume One’, a look at how changing India and its tourist trade has appropriated the English language.

July 2013 : Old Delhi and Agra

Filming in Hiroshima for Aya Domenig’s  feature documentary, “The Day the Sun Fell”. A film about violence and peace, voices and silence, life and death.

August 2012 : Hiroshima

Filming in Japan for Dan Reed’s “Children of the Tsunami”. Looking at the aftermath of the March 11, 2012 tsunami through the eyes of children. To be aired on BBC & SWR on the first anniversary of the tsunami.

Oct 2011 : Miyagi, Sendai & Fukushima, Japan