Abhay Kumar is an Indian filmmaker, who’s born and brought up in Chandigarh. He graduated as a bachelor of journalism and mass communication in Delhi and studied film-making in St. Xavier Institute in Mumbai. Before making his first feature length film Placebo, he’s done seven short films. The latest one, 13-minute film Just That Sort of a Day (2011) competed in Tribeca Film Festival in 2011.
Kumar’s hybrid documentary Placebo had its world premiere at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam. The film is partially crowd funded.
Abhay Kumar in Helsinki 27th January – 28th February