Wild Seve

Timely compensation for losses to crop, livestock, and human injury is the most effective way to reduce retaliation on wild animals by villagers in the Indian state of Karnataka, believe the team at Wild Seve (in service of wildlife).

Director: Prakash Matada

Prakash Matada is the founder and creative director at IoraPro, a video production house based in Bangalore, India. Harnessing the power of visual media to tell stories, Prakash works to create films that act as tipping points in wildlife conservation campaigns. Having started his career in photography and filming while volunteering for non-governmental organisations, Prakash works extensively on multidisciplinary projects by collaborating with a dedicated community of scientists, filmmakers, artists and conservation organisations.

11 Min.
Director: Prakash Matada
Camera: DOP: Ram Alluri, Additional camera: Prakash Matada, Vinayak Hegde, Adarsh Raju
Editing: Ram Alluri
Music: Free Music Archive
Speaker: Anand Kumar, Kriti Karanth
Producer: Iorparo
Nominations: Audience Award Best Short Film 2017