Academy Awards, USA (2022)

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Documentary Feature

Rintu Thomas
Sushmit Ghosh

Aljazeera International Documentary Film Festival (2021)

Al Jazeera Documentary Channel Award [Winner]

Long Film

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Asia Pacific Screen Awards (2021)

Asia Pacific Screen Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary Feature Film

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Belfast Film Festival (2021)

Maysles Brothers Award [Winner]

Feature Documentary

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Maysles Brothers Award [Winner]

Feature Documentary

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Blackstar Film Festival (2021)

Audience Award [Winner]

Best Documentary Feature

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Best Feature Documentary [Winner]

Feature Documentary

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Cinema Eye Honors Awards, US (2022)

Cinema Eye Honors Award [Winner]

The Unforgettables

Meera Devi

Cinema Eye Audience Choice Prize [Nominee]


Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Cleveland International Film Festival (2021)

Greg Gund Memorial Standing Up Award [Nominee]


Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Krakow Film Festival (2021)

Silver Horn [Winner]

Best Film on Social Issues

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas
Black Ticket Films

Golden Horn [Nominee]

Best Feature-Length Documentary

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Millenium Film Festival (2022)

Prix du Public [Winner]

Best Feature Documentary

Rintu Thomas
Sushmit Ghosh
Black Ticket Films

Molodist International Film Festival (2021)

Scythian Deer [Winner]

Best Documentary Feature Film

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Nordic Docs (2021)

Best Feature Documentary [Winner]

Best Feature Documentary (over 60 min)

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

One World Media Awards (2021)

Feature Documentary Award [Nominee]

Best Feature Documentary

For Softie and The Art of Living in Danger

PGA Awards (2022)

PGA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Producer of Documentary Motion Pictures

San Francisco International Film Festival (2021)

Golden Gate Award [Winner]

Best Documentary Feature

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Seattle International Film Festival (2021)

Special Jury Prize [Winner]

Documentary Competition

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Documentary Competition Award [Nominee]


Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Social Impact Media Awards, US (2022)

Social Impact Media Award [Winner]

Best Director

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas
Black Ticket Films

Social Impact Media Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Sushmit Ghosh
Karan Thapliyal

Social Impact Media Award [Nominee]

Documentary Feature

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Sundance Film Festival (2021)

Audience Award [Winner]

World Cinema - Documentary

Rintu Thomas
Sushmit Ghosh

World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award [Winner]

Impact and Change

Rintu Thomas
Sushmit Ghosh

Grand Jury Prize [Nominee]

World Cinema - Documentary

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Telluride Mountainfilm Festival (2021)

Special Jury Prize [Winner]

Best Documentary Feature

Rintu Thomas
Sushmit Ghosh

The Hague Movies that Matter Festival (2022)

Grand Jury Documentary Award [Winner]

Best Documentary

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas
Black Ticket Films

Grand Jury Documentary Award [Winner]

Best Documentary

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas
Black Ticket Films

Activist Documentary Award [Nominee]


Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas
Black Ticket Films

Activist Documentary Award [Nominee]


Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas
Black Ticket Films

The Hague Movies that Matter Festival (2021)

Grand Jury Documentary Award [Winner]

Best Documentary

Rintu Thomas
Sushmit Ghosh

Activist Documentary Award [Nominee]


Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Valladolid International Film Festival (2021)

Tiempo de Historia Award [Winner]

Best Documentary

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Washington DC Filmfest (2021)

Justice Matters Award [Winner]

Best Documentary

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas

Wisconsin Film Festival (2021)

Audience Award [Winner]

Best Documentary Feature

Sushmit Ghosh
Rintu Thomas
Black Ticket Films