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Award Winner - Best Documentary Short:

Resurgence, Directed by Krushan Naik

- Utah Film Festival


Best College Documentary:

Resurgence, Directed by Krushan Naik

- OutClique

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Award Winner - Best College Documentary:

Resurgence, Directed by Krushan Naik

- Variety


screenings info

April 12, 2023

Poppy Jasper International Film Festival, California, U.S.A

March 18, 2023

Zions Indie Film Festival, Utah, U.S.A.

February 16, 2023

Dam Short Film Festival, Nevada, U.S.A.

January 7, 2023

Award Winner: Best Documentary - Short

Utah Film Festival, Utah, U.S.A.

November 7, 2022

Oscar®/Academy Award® Qualifying Film Festival

St. Louis International Film Festival, Missouri, U.S.A.

November 5, 2022

Award Winner: Best College Documentary

Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, Florida, U.S.A.

September 22, 2022

Chicago South Asian Film Festival, Illinois, U.S.A.

August 12, 2022

Award Winner: Outstanding Excellence Award

Documentaries Without Borders Film Festival, Delaware, U.S.A.


Oscar®/BAFTA/Canadian Screen Award Qualifying

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Winners & Nominations

Official Selection & Semi Finalists


2023, January

resurgence is selected as the documentary winner at the 2023 Utah film festival. 

2022, November

resurgence is selected as the documentary winner of the 2022 international student film competition at the fort Lauderdale international film festival. 

2022, September

resurgence receives its first official selection status at the oscar®/academy award® qualifying st. louis international film festival under the category "Documentary short."

2022, August

documentaries without borders film festival bestow the outstanding excellence award to resurgence under multiple categories: human spirit, editing, cinematography, narration talent, and viewer impact: content/message delivery.

2022, May

School of Film & Television, Loyola Marymount University, nominates Resurgence and grants the waiver for the Student Academy Awards/Student Oscars 2022 competition.

behind the scenes

© Krushan Naik 2022

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