Los Angeles Times Review is out! "Indian film 'CRD' enchanting, baffling, undefinable, audacious & infectious." -Robert Abele.

CRD's US Release begins Los Angeles NOV 4 at Laemmle's Santa Monica & Encino Town Center 5.


National Award Winning (India’s highest film honour) director Kranti Kanadé brings his new film to US. Set in the world of College Theater, CRD probes fascism and fierce competition in arts. India's leading critic Namrata Joshi says, “It breaks all rules and boldly goes where no Indian film has gone before.” Other critics around the world are calling it "Brilliant, subversive, charming and fearless." Critic Naman Ramachandran says, "This astonishing film heralds the arrival of a bold new voice in world cinema where all limits are breached and boundaries crossed. Be prepared for a breathtaking journey, the likes of which you've never been on before."

Kranti's next release is Gandhi Of The Month with legendary actor Harvey Keitel (Reservoir Dogs, Youth, Taxi Driver). It's about a secular expat American schoolmaster in India struggling to protect his students from fundamentalists.

His children's film MAHEK screened at festiavls around the world winning awards and his CHAITRA won five National Film Awards becoming India's official entry to Student Academy Awards.

Kranti has studied filmmaking at UCLA and FTII. He is also an Entrepreneur, tree planter, and a co-founder of an NGO for the destitute that has rehabilitated more than 300 children.