Alam is a storyteller and stop motion animator based out of Bombay, India. She really enjoys movement, working with her hands and making soundscapes. She does commissioned projects, workshops & ad films but tries her best to use recycled or abandoned materials in her animation practice.
She has shot and directed a documentary feature which travelled to festivals like HotDocs Canada, Film SouthAsia, EtnoFilm, Gottingen Film Festival. A short fiction inspired by her grandparents and the last day of their live-in help at home, titled Last Cup of Tea, which premiered at River to River Film Festival Italy. She’s been a fellow at NFDC’s Screenwriter’s Lab, also worked as a screenwriter at Culture Machines’ Writers Room, Director, Producer for 24-episode Television Series- One Stop Science Shop, produced by DaVinci Media GmBh.