Duration: 7.00 min Our national heritage animal, the Asian elephants are often caught in the cross-fire of the shrinking forested habitats and ever-increasing human population. The story is no different in Assam. Aaranyak has adopted multi-pronged approaches to resolve this issue and usher coexistence. This film present how with active participation from the local communities, Aaranyak converted illegal fences into solar-powered fence at a site called Subankhata in the eastern part of Chirang Ripu Elephant Reserve and how this initiative is protecting the lives & crops of people currently, without endangering the elephants.
Bridge of Hope
Duration: 5.34 min This is a short film on conservation efforts from Aaranyak led by Dr. Dilip Chetry in connecting Western hoolock gibbons of two different forest compartments in Hollongapar Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary, separated by a railway line for past 134 years.
The Homecoming of Pygmy Hogs
Duration: 9 min In 1996, during the socio-political unrest in the north-west Assam, fearing the extinction, pygmy hogs were brought to the captivity from Manas to start the species recovery programme. … after twenty-four years … amidst a public health and swine health crisis… pygmy hogs were brought to Manas to bring back the population. This short film tells about this historic event of the partnership efforts to save the pygmy hog from extinction.
Legends of Hollongapar
Duration: 33 min Legends of Hollongapar is a documentary film on the biodiversity significance and associated conservation issues of Hollongapar Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary, a small protected area of 2098 hectare situated in the state of Assam in the northeastern part of India. Hollongapar is famous for its remarkable primate diversity, with seven different species inhabiting together and a range of other globally threatened wildlife and plant species.
Nature as Educator
Duration: 2 min This film presents the contrast in the lives of two kids having inherent passion for drawing.
Beat Plastic Pollution
Duration: 2 min This video is about reducing plastic pollution by adopting alternative measures to reduce use of single-use plastic.