Shuchi Kothari

August 6, 2010

Shuchi Kothari is a screenwriter, producer, and academic. Both her co-written feature films Firaaq and Apron Strings premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2008.  Her films have screened at festivals as diverse as Telluride, Venice, Cannes, and Pusan.

Shuchi has also produced and executive produced award- winning short films including Six Dollar Fifty Man which was shortlisted for an Academy Award in 2010.

She is the director of the Screen Production Programme in the Department of Film, Television and Media Studies at University of Auckland in New Zealand where she teaches screenplay writing.


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TALKS Series at the NZ International Film Festival in Auckland

July 23, 2017 - August 6, 2017, Wintergarden at The Civic Theatre and ASB Waterfront Theatre

Script to Screen is thrilled to partner with the NZ International Film Festival to present a series of TALKS with the filmmakers behind: MY YEAR WITH HELEN, MOUNTAIN, WARU and GOD'S OWN COUNTRY. ... Read more

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2015 South Auckland Short Film Workshop

November 28, 2015 - November 29, 2015, MIT School of Visual Arts, Otara

Script to Screen and Ngā Aho Whakaari present a free two-day workshop that will give you everything you need to know to make a short film.... Read more