|I am now a freelance film maker/ Director having an experience of more than 36 years in the field & am ready to take-up new projects.
TV Documentaries: 'DESERT CALLING'- Series
TV Dramas: 'AA0 KUCHCH KAR DEKHAYEN', 'PUL' The - Bridge
A BRIEF PROFILE & LIST OF MY PRODUCTIONS
01. Name : V. P. DHAR
02. Professional Qualification : Diploma in “SOUND RECORDING”
03. Specialization Training’s : (a) INTERNATIONAL TV NEWS EXCHANGE
COURSE From A.I.B.D.
(b) TV PROGRAMME TECHNIQUES &
PRODUCTION CUORSE From FTII
04. Work Experience : More than 27 years in the field of
FILM MAKING. ( About 11 years as SOUND
RECORDIST and More than 16 years as
05. Special Assignments : I have the honor of being assigned
directly, by the Doordarshan
Directorate, quite a few prestigious
assignments, which were meant for
National Telecast on special
occasions, such as:
(a)A documentary on “INDIAN AIR FORCE”
(Which was titled as “SAFE SKIES”
and was Telecast on 8th. Oct.1997,
on the occasion of AIR FORCE DAY.)
(b)A documentary on “BORDER SECURITY
FORCE” (Which was titled as “BSF-A
FORCE WITH DIFFERENCE” and was
Telecast on 30th. Nov.1997, on the
eve of BSF RAISING DAY.)
(c)Again a documentary on “BORDER
SECURITY FORCE” (Which was titled
as “UNTO-DEATH” and was telecast on
30th. Nov.2000, On the eve of BSF
06. Awards & Nominations : Three of my documentaries mentioned
here below were sent as DOORDARSHAN
INDIA entries for INTERNATIONAL TV
(a)“SHAHI GHAADI” - A documentary on
the Palace On Wheels train, produced
in 1992, was sent for International
TV Festival held at SHANGAI (CHINA)
(b)“GREEN GOLD” - A documentary on the
Aravalli Forest Ranges Of Rajasthan,
produced in 1995, was sent for the
International TV Festival held at
SINGAPORE in 1996.
(c)“CITY OF SUNRISE”- A documentary on
Udaipur - the lake city of
Rajasthan, produced in 2002, was
sent for International TV Festival
held at SHANGAI (CHINA) in 2003.
(d)Besides the above, another docu.
produced by me in 1992 and titled
as “PURVAJOON KE DHAROHAR” – (A
docu. On Hindustan Zinc Ltd.) was
declared as the Best Industrial
Documentary of the year 1992.
07. Stories / Scripts Written : Have so far written more than a dozen
stories & Scripts, such as:
(1)“MILCHAAR” (THE BROTHERHOOD)
(2)“HUM HINDUSTANI KAB KEHLAYENGEN”
(4)“AUR WHO LOAT AYA”
(7)“BUS AUR NAHI”
(9)“MARTA KYA NA KARTA”
08. No. Of Productions : I have so far Produced & Directed:
More than 60 Documentaries, 3 Tele-
Serials, and 6 Tele-Films, about 30
Short-films and more than 25 Tele-
Features, besides a huge range of
other routine Prog.
09. List Of Productions : A brief list of my Productions as
Producer & Director is given below.
BRIEF LIST OF MY PRODUCTIONS
No Title Lang. Subject
1.PAAPNASHANI-GANGOTARI Hindi A docu. on the World Famous Gangotari Dam.
2.AMRIT KALASH Hindi A docu. on the World Famous Yamnotari Dam.
3.YATRA HEMKUND SAHIB Hindi A docu. on the World Famous Hemkund Shrine.
4.BOLTEIN PASHAN Hindi A docu. on the Lakhamandal town of
5.PRAKARTIC DAROHAR Hindi A docu. on the Forests & Wild Life of
6.CITY OF SUNRISE English A docu. on the Udaipur The Lake City of
7.USHAKAAL KA SHER Hindi A docu. on the Udaipur The Lake City of
8.UNTO DEATH Hindi A docu. on the Border Security Force- (2000).
9.MARUDARA KE DHAROHAR Hindi A docu. On Jodhpur City & Around.
RAITEELA KOON Hindi A docu. on Jaisalmer City & Around.
11.GOLDEN CITY –
GOLDEN MOMENTS Hindi A docu. on the Desert Festival Of Jaisalmer.
12.ITIHAAAS KA Hindi A docu. on Virat Nagar.
13.BUDDHISM AND Hindi A docu. on the Buddhism In Rajasthan.
14.THE MEMORABLE MOMENTS Hindi A docu. on the Wagha Border Check Post.
15.BSF- A FORCE
WITH DIFFERENCE Hindi A docu. on the Border Security Force(1997).
16.SAFE SKIES English A docu. on the Indian Air Force
17.SURAKHSHIT AKAASH Hindi A docu. on the Indian Air Force
18.ANMOL DHAROHAR Hindi A docu. on the Sariska Wild Life Park
19.GREEN GOLD English A docu. on the Aravalli Range Of Forests
20.GREEN GOLD Hindi A docu. on the Aravalli Range Of Forests
21.LAND OF LEGENDS Hindi A docu. on Udaipur City.
22.RANBANKAROON KE JANANI Hindi A docu. on Chittorgarh Fort & City.
23.ATEET KA VAIBHAV Hindi A docu. on the Jaisamand Lake.
24.RAJASTHAN KE GANGA Hindi A docu. on the Galta Ji Teerath Of Jaipur
25.SHAHI GHAADI English A docu. on the Palace On Wheels.
26.PURVAJOON KE DAROHAR Hindi A docu. on the Hindustan Zinc Ltd.
27.MADAV NATIONAL PARK Hindi A docu. on the Madav National Park, Shivpuri
INSTITUTION OF INDIA English A docu. on the Punjab University.
29.SARAK SURAKHYA Punjabi A docu. on the Punjab State Traffic Police.
30.SEHYOG Punjabi A docu. on the Power Conservation.
31.APPU GHAR KE SAIR Hindi A docu. on the Appu Ghar, New Delhi.
32.ENVIABLE PAST TO
GLORIOUS FUTURE English A docu. on the Punjab State
33.ROSHNI TEEK Punjabi A docu. on the PSEB.
34.TEMPLES OF JAMMU Hindi A docu. on the Temples Of Jammu.
35.GATEWAY TO PARADISE
– JAMMU Hindi A docu. on Jammu City.
– PKUL Hindi A docu. on the Punjab Khand Udyog Ltd.
37.MATA VAISHNOV DEVI
KE YATRA Hindi A docu. on the holly shrine of Mata Vaishnov
38.ELECTRONIC BRAIN English A docu. on the Computers.
39.MISHINI DEMAG Punjabi A docu. on the Computers.
(B) TELE - FILMS:
No Title Language Duration
1. “RISHTEY” Hindustani 90 Minutes.
2. “WAPSI” Hindustani 60 Minutes.
3. “PUL” – (The Bridge) Hindustani 40 Minutes.
4. “MITTI DA MUL” Punjabi 35 Minutes.
5. “AULAAD” Punjabi 60 Minutes.
6. “AALNA” – (The Nest) Punjabi 60 Minutes.
(C) TELE - SERIALS:
No Title Language No. Of Ep. Duration
1. “AAO KUCHCH KAR DEKHAYEN’ Hindustani 07 Ep. 35 Minutes.
2. “AHSAAS” Hindustani 26 Ep. 35 Minutes.
3. “DOOR KINARA” Punjabi 05 Ep. 35 Minutes.
4. "DESERT CALLING" Hindi/English 52 Ep. 25min . (A Travelogue series currently being telecast by DOORDARSHAN.)
(D) SHORT FILMS:
No No. & Subject Language Duration
1. Have produced more than 30 SHORT FILMS on varied
subjects like, “AIR/NOISE/WATER-Pollution,
POWER/WATER/OIL-Conservation, CENSUS, Hindustani 5 TO 10 Min.
POSTAL SERVICES, RISING POPULATION, Each.
FAMILY PLANNING, OVER LOADING, CIVIL SENCE,
CHILD MARRIAGE, CHILD LABOUR and CHILD ABUSE etc”.
2. A SHORT FILM ON “HORSE SAFARI”. Hindustani 15 Minutes.
(E) FEATURES & SPECIAL PROGRAMMES:
No Title Nature Of Programme
1. OUR GUEST TONIGHT Interviews with prominent Rajasthani NRI’s.
( A series of 20 episodes)
2. IRC – 2000 A feature on INTERNATIONAL RAJASTHANI CONCLAVE.
3. SABRANG A Musical Variety Programme.
4. DESERT SYMPHONY A Special Programme on the Folk Music &
Folk Dances Of Jaisalmer (Rajasthan).
5. ONE SKY ONE WORLD A feature on International Desert Kite Festival.
6. MEERA MAHA-UTSAV A feature on MEERA FESTIVAL, CHITTORGARH.
7. IN SE MILIYEN A interview with film star AMITABH BACHCHAN
8. IN SE MILIYEN A interview with film star DILIP KUMAR
9. IN SE MILIYEN A interview with film star HEMA MALINI
10.IN SE MILIYEN A interview with film director MUKUL ANAND
11.IN SE MILIYEN A interview with bajan singer ANOOP JALOTA
12.KALAKRITI A feature on Lt. Gen. Moti Dar (The Painter)
13.AWWA MUSICAL NIGHT A Special Programme on the Film Star Musical
Night held at Jaipur in 1993.
14.UDYOGPATI YA KARAMYOGI A feature on G. P. BIRLA (The Industrialist)
15.RANG MANCH A feature on Indian Theatre.
I have also been associated with the production of Two Serial Documentaries.
1. First one a 13-part, Colour Film based documentary series on the world
famous“PHARI MINIATURE PAINTINGS”.
2. Second one a 6-part documentary series on the “ARCHITECTURE OF INDIA” –
a joint venture of Doordarshan India and the Hungarian TV Network.
( V.P.Dhar )