Neelum Films is a production company based in Long Island, New York. It showcases the work of artist and independent filmmaker Mara Ahmed, who believes that documentary film is a unique form of art and a powerful platform for activism.
Documentary filmmaking is particularly suited to stories that one cannot find in mainstream media because they are either too complex or too obscure. At a time when American mainstream media have metamorphosed into a bland oligopoly, such that the line between media, government and corporate interests has become incredibly blurred, documentary filmmaking has taken on the important role of investigative journalism.
We make documentary films that educate and provoke thought. Learn more.
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Documentaries are flexible enough to make the exploration of truth not only possible but also engaging.