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Lalita Krishna

For 20 years Lalita Krishna has been producing and directing films and documentaries, first in her native India and, for the last 10 years, in Canada. Her independent documentary on the creation of a music and dance performance, What Held It All: The Making of Cosmos was nominated at Hot Docs last year.

Lalita's feminist series produced for TVOntario, Woman Being, has received considerable acclaim and is being used by York University for a Women's Studies course. Through her production company, In Sync Video, Lalita specializes in documentaries, television programs, educational and training videos, and interactive new media presentations. Her productions have been broadcast on TVOntario, Vision TV, WTN and Bravo!.

Since 1991, Lalita has been a popular trainer in the not-for-profit sector. She also teaches media literacy courses and has taught at Ryerson Polytechnic University, George Brown College and at the summer institute of Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax.