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Belgaums short film wins accolade at Delhi

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The Belgaum team United India Films participated in the Good Deeds Short Film Festival at New Delhi organised by Character Development Initiative and bagged the FIRST PLACE in the category of Goal Setting.

Mr. Santosh Kalyani, CEO of Character Development Initiative who is originally hails from Belgaum had invited the team to participate in the festival. Their short film titled – One Step (Vande hejje) in Kannada was very well received by the jury and the audience. Award was presented at the hands of Mr. Rizwan Siddiqui, Imminent Film maker from Lucknow and Mr. Santosh Kalyani

The Film was showcased at The Ballasi Institute, Hungarian Information & cultural centre, New Delhi and was very well received.
The Short film would be on the internet soon.


Abhishek Bendigeri is an Engineering student pursuing at S. G. Balekundri Institute of Technology. He started this small team under the banner United India Films three years ago aimed at making inspirational/motivational documentaries and films to ignite the spirit of conscience and responsibilities in today’s youth.

A few of their creations is already on Internet, seeing which the CEO of Character Development Initiative, New Delhi recognized the talent and invited them for Good Deeds Short Film Festival at New Delhi.
Abhuishek was halcyon on this invitation and made him think more and in fact ignited him to participate in the event. He then handpicked some good people in the city and finally made a team who are all from Belgaum.

A Film by Abhishek P. Bendigeri

Directed & Edited -Abhishek P. Bendigeri

Starring – Akshay PAtil & Suresh Sakkrannavar

Story & Concept – Mr. Santosh V. Kalyani, CEO, CDI, New Delhi

Cinemetography -Sanket Kulkarni

Screenplay – Abhishek Bendigeri & Sanket Kulkarni

Voice over – Dr. B. M. Hiremath, S.G.B.I.T, Bgm

Still photography – Anup Karlatti & Abhishek Savdatti

Technical Team – Chiranjivi Patil, Anjaney Koujalgi & Saad Shaha


4 thoughts on “Belgaums short film wins accolade at Delhi”

  1. Congratulations guys, our blessings that this one step should take you to highest of achievements……ALL THE BEST for future assignments also.


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