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RAGINI DESHPANDE

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2009-2010

Afghanistan: Women in the Political Arena – is a work in progress . As a preview of the shoot, an audio-visual slideshow of the 5 Million Women Campaign shot in 2009

2007

Fisher Friend is a 5-minute documentary  on the mobile phone software developed by Qualcomm for the fishing community giving access to information on weather, fish prices and livelihood related issues. The documentary was shot in Pondicherry, India.

2006

LAMP - Learning Amidst Migration Program is a 5-minute audio-visual slideshow with photographs by Prashant Panjiar. This is part of an ongoing photo-documentation project of the efforts by a few NGOs in India, aided by the American India Foundation (AIF), to address the education needs of the children affected by “distress seasonal migration” within India. The audio-visual gives a glimpse into the lives of migrants during fund-raisers held in the USA.

2005

AIDS in India for AVAHAN is a 5-minute audio-visual slideshow with photographs by Prashant Panjiar on the issue of AIDS in India and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation intervention in India.

The Power of Doing - Beijing 10+ is a 6 minute documentary shot in Nepal, Pakistan and India  for UNIFEM South Asia depicting their achievements and vision for the future.

UNIFEM Promotional is a 5 minute promotional documentary on UNIFEM South Asia

2004

Sales motivational film for Eli Lilly is an 8-minute in-house video for their sales personnel.

2003

Ride Safe  the Hero Honda Way - Karizma is a 12-minute video on safe riding and bike maintenance that was packaged along with the Hero Honda Karizma  for the new buyers.

2002

Celebrating Mountain Women is a a 20-minute documentary on the international  conference held in Paro, Bhutan during the year of UN Year of the Mountain.

Celebrating Mountain Women - Teaser is a 4-minute short on the same conference edited to music.

The Millennium Book on New Delhi is a 10-minute audio-visual slideshow edited from photographs for the OUP book launch at Rashtrapati Bhawan for a celebrity audience

2000

Hero Honda Showroom is a 20-minute  corporate film in English and Hindi  on the retail identity program used as a motivational film for the Hero Honda dealers to upgrade their dealerships.

Hero Honda AutoExpo eight 30-seconders hooked to a video walk through depicting Hero Honda as a World Class Manufacturing Facility shown at their stall at the AutoExpo.

Ride Safe the Hero Honda Way on CBZ is a 15-minute video in English and Hindi for the customers to view in the dealerships and workshops.

Lowering Infant Mortality Rates – Jharkhand four 5-minute informational spots for rural audiences in the Jharkhand region sponsored by Tata Steel Rural Development Society (TSRDS).

Centre for Social Research Promotional  is a 20-minute promotional depicting the work done by CSR in the villages around Sarnath, Varanasi .

1998-1999

A Legacy of Ignorance: talking about sexual health  is a 54-minute documentary based on the work sponsored by MacArthur Foundation in India. Shot in Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Delhi the documentary was produced for the Women's Feature Service.

Endorsement for 81st-84th Amendment is a 45-second motivational TV spot  endorsing 33% reservation for women in the Parliament produced for the Women's Feature Service & UNIFEM.

Chetna Yatra is a 20-minute documentary covering a  7-day train journey from Delhi, Cochin, Chennai and return to Delhi by the Joint Action Forum for Women to raise consciousness among women on the issue of 33% reservation for women in the parliament produced for Women's Feature Service.

1995-1998

Main Hijra Hoon: A Eunuch Named Sunita is a 48-minute documentary in Hindi and English produced for the channel TVI of Business India Television (BITV). It won the Best Documentary Award 1997 at the Asian Television Awards Hong Kong and the Silver Award at the WorldFest Houston. It was also shown at the Gay Lesbian Film Festival London and Turin.

Pre-election Opinion Poll  was a 60-minute pre-election program aired on TVI-BITV anchored by psephologist Surit Bhalla.

Showtime was a 30-minute a weekly program aired on TVI-BITV  that previewed the programs to come on the channel. A studio based show it also had interviews with directors and edited promos of programs to be aired during the week.

TVI Mohalla was 15-minute, 6 episode program distributed on video to cable operators. Used as a marketing tool by BITV to increase distribution in Delhi. It was humorous view of post-globalized Delhi, shot on the streets and peoples homes, depicting the changing times. Eposides included - Night Life in Delhi, the Delhi Debate – Bhenji vs Mod (modern) girls, Foreigners on the streets of Delhi.

FILMOGRAPHY

2012

Serco - Bringing Service to Life is a 6 minute corporate video shot in India and Hong Kong with footage from across the globe

Vishwas Foundation is a 5 minute video on the work done by the Foundation in the field of inclusive education for the disabled

NASSCOM Foundation NSIH Award is a series of 8 30-seconder videos highlighting the work done by the awardees in the field of social innovation

2011

OUP Author’s Speak is a series of 10 2 minute videos pods for the website celebrating 100 years of Oxford University Press in India based on interviews with their authors

NASSCOM Foundation NSIH Award is a series of 8 30-seconder videos highlighting the work done by the awardees in the field of social innovation

Main Hijra Hoon
A Eunuch Named Sunita


In 1997 it won the Best Documentary Award at the Asian Television Awards Hong Kong and the Silver Award at the WorldFest Houston. It was also shown at the Gay Lesbian Film Festival London and Turin.


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