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Matt Drake

Andy Nathani

Martine Melloul


Sasikumar B.


Shilpa Poojar

Seeta Kyber Nayka

Chris McDonell

Pooja Poojar

Kiran Poojar

Arjun Poojar

Somanath Poojar

Shantabhi Poojar

Laxmi Poojar

Ravi Lamani

Joanna Palliparambil

Sangeeta Gudimani

Kiran Kattimani

Dan Shing Lamani

Laxman M

Bhimshi Lamani

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SYNOPSIS:


A Canadian filmmaker befriends a 9-year-old girl hawking clothes and jewelry on a hippie-lovers’ beach in Goa, India, and returns 3 times over the next 7 years to capture her story and help her achieve her childhood dream of going to school.

QUEEN OF THE BEACH - movie poster documovie by Cleetche

QUEEN OF THE BEACH

Soloshye Pictures | 2019

Documentary | 105 minutes

◼︎ TRAILER 1 – 2:32 min.

◼︎ PRE-ORDER ON APPLE TV

◼︎ BUY THE SOUNDTRACK




CREDITS


◼︎ TRAILER 2 – 1:02 min.


SCREENINGS/AWARDS:


QUEEN OF THE BEACH has taken India by storm, winning 11 awards at 8 film festivals, including Best Picture or Best Documentary at all of them. Chris traveled to India in January of 2020 and was present at 4 of these festivals. Here are some photos from that tour.


Chambal Int'l Film Festival-2020
Chambal Int'l Film Festival-2020
Greeted by CIFF festival director
Greeted by CIFF festival director
Best Documentary Feature
Best Documentary Feature
Festival director selfie
Festival director selfie
English press
English press
Foreign press
Foreign press
Jaipur Int'l Film Festival-2020
Jaipur Int'l Film Festival-2020
Closing Ceremony w Col Sunir Dhir
Closing Ceremony w Col Sunir Dhir
JIFF group photo
JIFF group photo
JIFF 2020-Winner Green Rose Award
JIFF 2020-Winner Green Rose Award
Chris with Sasikumar.B
Chris with Sasikumar.B
JIFF 2020-Green Rose Award
JIFF 2020-Green Rose Award
Chris dancing in Jaipur
Chris dancing in Jaipur
Noida Int'l Film Festival-2020
Noida Int'l Film Festival-2020
NIFF-2020-Winner
NIFF-2020-Winner
Trophies in Goa hotel room
Trophies in Goa hotel room
Shilpa with trophies-2020
Shilpa with trophies-2020
Chris and Shilpa with trophies
Chris and Shilpa with trophies

HOW CAN I WATCH THIS?


Award-winning documentary QUEEN OF THE BEACH premieres On Digital and On Demand August 15, 2021, to mark Indian Independance Day.


It will be available in most English and French speaking countries on platforms like Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, Microsoft, and Rakuten.


More countries, languages, and platforms will follow.


It is also currently playing on Emirates Airlines and Qatar Airways.


Visit our Facebook page for regular updates.

Click here for the film's IMDb page.


THE SOUNDTRACK


The award-winning soundtrack for Queen Of The Beach is now available on Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes, Amazon, Google, YouTube, Pandora and more!


Composed by Sasikumar B., a self-trained maestro based out of Chennai, India, the soundtrack is an eclectic mix of soothing atmospherics, inspirational piano melodies, hypnotic Goan trance music, and traditional Indian folk.


Look for it now!


SALES INQUIRIES

martine@kalipictures.com (World)

hdmoviez84@gmail.com (India)


MEDIA INQUIRIES

jeff@octobercoast.net

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