Documentary ‘GATHAVAIBHAVA’ Bags First Place in National Documentary Competition


Journalism and Mass Communication Students of SDM College Ujire have grabbed the first prize in Shooting Stars: the National Level Documentary  Competition organised by St. Aloysius College of Mangalore recently. Our student Mr Ram Mohan Bhat presented a Documentary on the declining heritage of Kasaragoodu sarees titled ‘GATHAVAIBHAVA’ which gave a clear picture of Kasaragoodu Handlooms and its current situation: the weavers and their problems. The documentary was written and directed by Mr Ram Mohan Bhat. Mr Sampath Kumar Rai worked as the cinematographer and  Mr Rakshith Rai was the editor. Ms Shruthi Jain’s soulful voice gave a grippy narration. Ms Shreeraksha Shankar and Mr Shama Prasad worked in the creative team,