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Zulfiya Hamzaki

Zulfiya Hamzaki

Documentary Film and Video
Master in Mass Communication (Audio Visual Production) - Symbiosis International University (2011), Pune, India
BA in Psychology, Sociology & English - Christ College (2008), Bangalore, India


Zulfiya Hamzaki is a filmmaker and audio-visual artist from India. With a background in social sciences and media studies, she is interested in understanding the human condition through filmmaking. She has worked on various media and video projects in the areas of gender, sexuality, rural journalism, disability, education and environment for non-profits as well as the Indian government.

Her directorial debut, Iron Woman, a short documentary on a woman bodybuilder from Manipur was part of the IAWRT (International Association of Women in Radio & Television) package of films for the Afghanistan International Women's Film Festival - HERAT held at Kabul in September 2016. Her audio experiment Body Talk,a conversation between two women bodybuilders was played at the IAWRT Asian Women's Film Festival at New Delhi in March 2016.

Zulfiya is a recipient of the Vinod Saryu Doshi Post Graduate Fellowship in Liberal Arts and Sciences. She is currently pursuing an MFA in Documentary Film and Video Production at Stanford University.


Jun 2018
Jun 2017
Mar 2017
Dec 2016


June 16, 2018

Free and open to the public.

Cubberley Auditorium
June 15, 2017

Free and open to the public

Cubberley Auditorium
March 21, 2017
Cubberley Auditorium
December 13, 2016

Free and open to the public

Cubberley Auditorium


February 20, 2018 to March 2, 2018
McMurtry Building; Gunn Foyer and Miller Discussion Space
January 17, 2017 to January 24, 2017
McMurtry Building

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