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Shazia Shrivastava

Born and raised in India, Shazia Shrivastava earned her first degree in Literature from Mumbai and a second degree in Directing from New Zealand during which she directed short films, theater pieces and documentaries. Her graduate film, Downtime was screened at the Belladonna Film Festival in Christchurch. She then returned to India to work on Rajat Kapoor's feature film, Mixed Doubles as an Assistant Director. She was also an Assistant Director and Stage Manager on the Los Angeles production of Richard Kalinoski's award winning play, Beast on the Moon produced by Olga Konstantulakis. She lives in Los Angeles and works in Mumbai with her mother and writing partner, Sharifa Roy under their company, Mothers & Daughters Films. Do Pahar is her first independent short film as a Writer/Director.

Short film credits

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Do Pahar

India | Dec 2011 | 28:49
When abused and elderly Sudha forms an unlikely bond with a hitman one afternoon, she is brought to ask the ultimate question.
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