Awards and Laurels

BAFTA Student Awards Shortlist, 2018
Best Student Short Documentary — International Wildlife Film Festival, Missoula, Montana, 2018
Honourable Mention — Jackson Wild, UNEP and CITES World Wildlife Day Showcase, New York, 2020
Tarshis Film Award — Animal Film Festival, California, 2018 
Best National Youth Film — CMS Vatavaran, New Delhi, 2019
Best Student Documentary — Woodpecker International Film Festival, New Delhi, 2018 
Special Jury Award — Smita Patil International Documentary and Short Film Festival, Pune, 2018 
Best Documentary Short — Independent Shorts Award, 2018
Special Mention — International Nature Film Festival Gödöllő - Hungary, 2019
Best TV Reportage — 35rd Ménigoute Festival International du Film Ornithologique, Ménigoute 2019
Best Documentary (student) for The Cyan Confluence' CIHWFF, Bhopal, 2013
Finalist — Elements Film Festival, Canada 2018
Finalist — NaturVision Film Festival, Germany 2018 
Finalist — Miami Independent Film Festival 2018 
Finalist — Golden Hollywood International Film Festival, Los Angeles, California 2019
Finalist, Special Mention by WWF Sassari — Life After Oil International Film Festival, Sardegna 2019 
Finalist — Latin American Nature Awards, 2020
Official Selection, Viva Film Festival, Sarajevo 2019
Official Selection, Norwich Film Festival, Norfolk, 2018 
Official Selection, National Film Festival for Talented Youth, Seattle, 2018
Annual European Union Film Festival Showcase, 2020 
Official Selection, Green Film Network Awards, 2020 
Episode 086 Conservation Impact by Jaymi Heimbuch : How This Filmmaker Goes Beyond Premieres For Conservation Impact - An Interview With Gunjan Menon
Interview Feature in Seema Magazine
Half-page print article in the Times of India Newspaper's special, Times Evoke Inspire
Green Humour does an AMA with a red panda

SANCTUARY ASIA - The Lost Cubs of Rajsamand

SANCTUARY ASIA - Ten Wildlife Short Films by Indian Filmmakers


Episode 40: States of Anarchy by Hamsini Hariharan

Conservation filmmaker Gunjan Menon joins Hamsini Hariharan to discuss international efforts to conserve wildlife across the world. For questions or comments, reach out to the host @HamsiniH or on Instagram @statesofanarch


Conservation Filmmaker Gunjan Menon reaches bird village Menar to make her next film

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