Production Company: Enlightenment Productions in Association with DO Productions
With: Lisa Ray, Sheetal Sheth, David Dennis Grethe Fox, Parvin Dabas Art Malik, Avantika Akerkar, Natalie Becker, Rajesh Gopie, Roderick Priestly, Colin Moss, Nandana Sen, Scott Cooper, Usha Khan, Leonie Casanova, Sibusiso Menziwa
Executive Producers: Katherine Priestley, Lisa Tchenguiz Imerman
Producer: Hannan Kattan
Co-Producer: Brigid Olën, Marlow de Mardt
Director: Shamim Sarif
DOP: Mike Downie
Format: 35mm
Genre: Drama
Year: 2007
Awards: Award Best Actress - Gran Canarias Film Festival Award Audience Award Best Feature Film - Paris Feminist Film Festival Award Best Director & Woman’s Favourite – Clip Film Festival Award World Cinema Best Director – Phoenix Film Festival Award Audience Award Best Feature, Miami Film Festival Award Silver Medal – Verzaubert Film Festival Award Best Director, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Ensemble, Best Writer, Best Cinematographer, Best Editor, Best Production Designer, Best Costume Designer, Best Makeup & Hair Stylist, Best Sound Designer - South African Film and Television Golden Horn Awards.
Description: THE WORLD UNSEEN is a tender drama/love story which centres on the relationship between a free-spirited young woman and a traditional wife in an Indian community in 1950s South Africa.