Black Sand, a documentary directed by Dr Sohan Roy and produced by Abhini Sohan Roy under the banner of Aries telecasting Pvt Ltd was certified to material for 2021 Oscar awards under the Documentary Short Category.
Black Sand is among the 114 films that got chosen into this classification. The documentary showcases the scary triggered by the irreversible damage triggered by mining in Alappad, which became a graveyard far from the beautiful appeal it utilized to be. Alappad is a seaside area, where constant plundering of the black sand resource through mining has actually swallowed up half of the residents’ land and houses. Dr Sohan chose this subject for the documentary understanding the severe significance of bringing the strength of this ecological risk to light. A thoughtful individual worried about ecological and social wellness he has actually worked non-stop in various methods to attend to the concerns dealt with.
Dr. Roy is popular for his directorial Hollywood film ‘DAM 999’ which competed for the 2011 Oscars and got 5 choices in 3 classifications. He has actually likewise contributed in sending out 24 Indian films consisting of Pullimurugan, Kayamkulam Kochunni, Aickarakkonathe Bhishaguguranmaar, etc which all pleased for Oscars in the ‘Best Picture Category’ in the last couple of years.
Black Sand has actually likewise got main choice at the Rajasthan International Film Festival 2021 arranged for March 20– 24th, 2021 at Jaipur.
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