by ARYEMAN RAJ
Nisha started off as a researcher for some of Canada’s brightest documentary talents and learned filmmaking under their mentorship. She co-wrote and directed Diamond Road, a three part series on the global diamond trade for ZDF/Arte, TVO, Discovery Times and History Television.
Shot all over the world, Diamond Road received the 2008 Gemini award for best documentary series. The feature version of Diamond Road premiered at IDFA in 2007 and was one of three films selected as part of the prestigious OXFAM- Novib evenings. Pahuja’s Bollywood Bound, about a quartet of Indo-Canadians who travel to India to make it big in Bollywood, screened at numerous film festivals and was widely telecast around the world. It was the closing night film at Hot Docs 2001 and was nominated for a Gemini in 2002. The World Before Her is her third film.
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