videography, edit & color - Alisha Bhowmik
recorded, mixed & performed - beccs
created/edited by Alisha Bhowmik
cinematography by Chris Murphy
One afternoon, Alisha and Chris are hanging out on her fire escape when Alisha recalls a childhood anecdote about revolving around her heritage. A short documentary about having a mixed identity that coalesces into an artist statement.
a short documentary (2017) |
*Winner of 1st Sundance Collab Challenge
*top 7 in audience votes for 2017 Sundance Ignite competition.
*Official Selection New Generations Independent Indian Film Festival 2019 (Frankfurt, GE)
directed & produced by Alisha Bhowmik
written & exec. produced by Monica Furman
After a 10 hour wait to be seen at a summer stock theater open call, non-equity actor Tori doesn’t think a “drop off” (handing in her headshot/resume to the casting director) will come of anything. That is until she receives a phone call late that night…
a short narrative comedy (2018) | premiering at Women’s Comedy Film Festival Atlanta (Aug 2019)
A Few Activities is a dark comedy composed of five scenes about the absurd ways that we spend our time. Written/Directed by Abigail Horton and produced by New Media, Ltd of which Abigail is apart of. New Media, Ltd. was recently named “25 New Faces of Independent Film” by Filmmaker Magazine, has been nominated for a Webby and has films premiered at SXSW.
a short narrative (2018) | vimeo staff pick
written & directed by Alisha Bhowmik
cinematography by Derrick Sims
An agoraphobic man who has an affinity for apples has to go through the basic challenge of getting his mail, but when the wind takes the bill will he be able to get it? Will fate help him to get out of the house?
a short narrative (2009) |
directed by Christopher Murphy
produced by Alisha Bhowmik
It's closing time at the bar and two employees when the song they've been learning in their dance class comes on. As they go through the steps and magic unfolds.
a NYU Tisch student short narrative | currently in post-production
directed by Cynthia Silver
produced by Camden Elizabeth | associate producer: Alisha Bhowmik
As the audition tape continues to roll, a casting director and producer are caught candidly discussing the repercussions of casting a mixed-race actress.
a short narrative film | currently in post-production
directed by Tiffany Johnson
produced by Diana Ozoria, Alisha Bhowmik and Amanda Watson
In This </Body> is a short poetic documentary and a curation of resistance that will feature artists, educators, and activists who's work is inherently political. Our speakers are leaders in their communities and platforms. Words will trigger actions woven throughout the documentary in the form of curated protest performances. Featuring: Hawk Newsome, Fifth God, Selima Jumarali, Steven Willis, Joanna Fang, I.O.D and more
Our crew was comprised fully of people of color and 90% women of color. Currently in post-production.
directed by Nicolas de Mones
co-edited by Alisha Bhowmik
"The Fatalist" is a short film about Sebastian, an American war veteran based in Afghanistan, who fails to prevent the foreseeable death of his dear comrade in arms, Mike. Upon returning home in Harlem, Sebastian obsesses over his undeterred ideas on predestination, thus endangering the lives of his friends, and more importantly, his girlfriend, Bela.
a short narrative | currently in post-production