Carve Your Destiny
|Carve Your Destiny|
Carve Your Destiny movie poster
|Directed by||Anubhav Srivastava|
|Produced by||Anubhav Srivastava|
Carve Your Destiny is an inspirational film. It is the maiden project of Indian filmmaker Anubhav Srivastava. This film aims to throw light on how to become successful in life with the help of detailed interviews conducted by the filmmaker with real life achievers belonging to diverse fields and cultures.
The idea of the documentary was conceived by Anubhav in the year 2007 while he was attending to his undergraduate course at a university in New Delhi, India as a possible entry for an annual inter university competition, but his institution rejected his proposal on account of non-feasibility. Since then he has independently worked on this documentary to bring out the final product. The film features interviews of famous personalities from all walks of life.
List of people already interviewed
- Kiran Bedi- Dr. Kiran Bedi,winner of Ramon Magsaysay Award, former IPS officer, Government of India. Recipient of the Tarun Kranti award for Women Empowerment.
- Deepak Puri- Founder and Chairman of Moser Baer.
- Kiran Mazumdar Shaw – Indian businesswoman, Chairperson of Biocon.
- Som Mittal- He is the former MD of HP and president of NASSCOM.
- Sushil Kumar- Padma Shri awardee, Indian wrestler, Silver Medal winner at the London Olympics 2012 also won the 2010 World Wrestling Championships as well as the winner of Bronze medal at the Beijing Olympics2008.
- Jatin Das- He is a renowned Indian painter and Padma Bhushan awardee 2012.
- Vinod Dua- He is a TV journalist, winner of Padma Shri.
- Shiv Khera – Acclaimed author and motivator.
- Sheila Dixit – She is the Ex Chief Minister of New Delhi, India.
- Ekta Chowdhary – Winner of Femina Miss India 2009 title.
- Sir Alec Jeffreys- Father of DNA fingerprinting.
- Sir Robert Burgess (sociologist)- Famous Sociologist, presently the Vice-Chancellor of University of Leicester, UK.
- LK Advani – Former deputy Prime Minister of India.
- Shubha Mudgal – Padma Shri award winning famous Indian singer.
- Sam Pitroda – Padma Bhushan awardee, Telecom engineer, inventor and entrepreneur.
- Narayanan Krishnan- Indian chef turned social worker. One of the top 10 CNN Heroes of 2010.
- Achyuta Samanta
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- "Times of India: Filmi Destiny". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 January 2012.
- "University of Leicester Feature". .le.ac.uk. 22 February 2010. Retrieved 17 January 2012.
- "BBC Radio Appearance". Youtube. Retrieved 17 January 2012.
- "93.5 Red FM Appearance". Youtube. Retrieved 17 January 2012.
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- Explorer Interviews: Anubhav Srivastava
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- Anubhav Srivastava,Producer & Director of the documentary film "Carve your Destiny",on our Radio Show
- "Merasangeet Radio Interview". Youtube. Retrieved 17 Jul 2012.
- Prabhat Khabar Avasar:हमेशा खुद पर करें यकीन (Article on Page 2)
- Success, Frame By Frame
- The Perfect Script - The Tribune feature
- Real to reel inspiration
- हमने तलाशा है ‘नया पता वाया कठिन डगर
- Carve Your Destiny; The Success Recipe