JALAL UD DIN BABA
Guerrilla Green Filmmaker/Activist/Science Communicator/Writer
Jalal comes from a humble village background. He uses green filmmaking as an expression of green activism. He has a flair for storytelling, film treatment and narrative. He is an empanelled science communicator and resource person with Vigyan Prasar, Department of Science and Technology, GOI. He is a guest faculty and trainer at media departments, schools, colleges and universities across the country. Conducting science and green filmmaking workshops, lectures, hands on training and screenings; Mass Communication Research Center (MCRC) Jamia Millia Islmia, Central University, New Delhi, National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR) Hyderabad, Central Drug Research Institute (SCIR-CDRI) Luckow, UP. Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM) Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, Makhan Lal Chaturvedi Uniniversity of Mass Communication & Journalism (MC), Bhopal (MP), Guwahati Central University, Lovely Professional University, Punjab, Sharda University, Noida, EMMRC Srinagar, Kashmir University, Central University of Kashmir, (IUST) Kashmir, CMS Vatavaran, New Delhi, CMS Montessori, Luckow, CSIR, NSFFI & IISFF, CEC-UGC (Prakriti), New Delhi, Water Take-1, California USA, We Art Water Madrid, Spain. Jalal has won more than 19 national and international awards from back home India, USA, China, Australia, France, Spain and Bangladesh, besides official acknowledgements, nominations and citations across the country.
Palmdale Vision Best Science Film Award, Ventura, California USA 2017 by Water Take 1 on 22 March UN World Water Day celebrations USA.
2nd Best Film Award Worldwide on Climate Change (Global Warning-Kashmir Chapter) at Shenzhen, China (Handle Clime Change Film festival) China.
National Award, Best Documentary Film SAVING THE SAVIOUR by Vigyan Prasar, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, 6TH NSFF 2016, Mumbai.
Award Best Director Documentary Film SAVING THE SAVIOUR by Vigyan Prasar, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, 6TH NSFF 2016, Mumbai
Best Science Film Award 2nd IISFF, CSIR, Science & Technology Department, Earth Sciences, NPL, GOI, 2016, New Delhi
Best Science Film Award 7th NSFF, Kolkata, 2017 by Vigyan Prasar, Science & Technology Department, Earth Sciences, New Delhi.
Best documentary film award for Saving The Saviour at CMS Vatavaran 2017
Best of festival documentary film award for Saving The Saviour at CMS Vatavaran 2017
Best documentary film award for Global Warning Kashmir Chapter at CMS Vatavaran 2017
Best documentary film award for Saving The Saviour at KVIFF Pune, Maharashtra
Best science documentary film award #TullaDozingTheBull@Zojila, India International Science Film Festival, Chennai by Department of Science and Technology.
Best Film (National Films) Mind Mightier Than Might @Woodpecker International Film Festival 2018 New Delhi