Meera Krishnamurthy 8:28, India
Vanaja can transform into a flowering tree at will and on her journey, she encounters people who treat her gift with reverence, and envy.
Meera Krishnamurthy is an animation filmmaker based in Bangalore, Karnataka. She has a Masters degree in Digital Media Arts from Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology. Her graduation film, A Flowering Tree was screened in 50+ film festivals including Animafest Zagreb, LA International Children’s Film Festival, and Dubai Expo2020. In 2021, Meera won the open call for animation by Bagri Foundation, UK and was commissioned to make a new animation short titled Change/ce.