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Salim Baba

Directed by Tim Sternberg
United States, 2007
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

Salim Muhammad is a 55-year-old man who lives in North Kolkata with his wife and five children. Since the age of ten he has made a living using a hand-cranked projector to screen discarded film scraps for the kids in his surrounding neighborhoods.

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Salim Baba Directed by Tim Sternberg

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2008 | Nominee: Best Documentary, Short Subjects