Sreemoyee Singh

Sreemoyee Singh is a film director from India. She has a Master’s Degree in Film Studies from the University of Jadavpur in Kolkata. She was inspired by Iranian filmmakers and moved to Iran in 2015 to do her doctoral thesis on Iranian cinema. To better understand the local culture, Singh studied Persian and completed her PhD on “The Exiled Filmmaker in Post-Revolution Iran”.

The PhD project resulted in an esseistic and personal documentary And, Towards Happy Alleys which is screened in the International Competition of DocPoint. The poetic film directed, produced and shot by Singh introduces viewers to Iranian cinema and culture through the interviews of Iranian filmmakers and feminist dissidents. The documentary is Singh’s first feature film and it premiered in Berlin International Film Festival 2023.

Sreemoyee Singh is present in the screening of her film And, Towards Happy Alleys on Thu, Feb 1.