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Indian documentary ‘The World Before Her’ triumphs at HotDocs after Tribeca

By NewsDesk • Published on May 5, 2012

The World Before Her wins at HotDocs

The World Before Her, a documentary by Indo-Canadian director Nisha Pahuja won the Best Canadian Feature award at HotDocs 2012.

Sponsored by the Documentary Organization of Canada, the award includes prize money of $10,000. HotDocs is one of the largest international documentary film festivals held in Canada.

The World Before Her recently won the World Documentary Competition at 11th Tribeca Film Festival. It weaves together the stories of the Miss India beauty pageant and a fundamentalist Hindu camp for girls portraying the situation of women across contemporary India.

For Nisha Pahuja’s Interview, click here.

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