THE ELEPHANT WHISPERERS becomes the first Indian film to win an Oscar for the BEST DOCUMENTARY FILM at the 95th Academy Awards
India’s Oscar momentum continues!
𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐄𝐥𝐞𝐩𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐭 𝐖𝐡𝐢𝐬𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐫𝐬, directed by Kartiki Gonsalves and produced by Guneet Monga won the 𝐁𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝐃𝐨𝐜𝐮𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝐒𝐡𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐅𝐢𝐥𝐦 at the 95th Academy Awards and become the first Indian film to win an Oscar in this category.
Set in the Mudumalai National Park, the documentary is the tale of an orphaned elephant calf named Raghu in the care of Bomman and Belli, an indigenous couple. The documentary celebrates not just the bond that develops between them as well as the natural beauty of their surroundings.