Meenakshi Vinay Rai
National Awardees Film and Culture Activists couple
Founders of an Early Education Web channel (www.chinh.in),
National Award-Winning Film & Culture activists’ duo Meenakshi Vinay Rai is passionate about creating films on issues of social relevance, education and culture. With 42 International & national awards to their credit, they are successfully using animation as a therapy for special children via ‘Spandan- the vibrating visuals' – an award-winning ambitious animation project initiated to encourage talent among mentally challenged, spastic and orthopedic children.
Authors of a book on animation, they have been regularly invited to guide workshops at international platforms. Promoting media literacy initiatives among children & youth in Asia and Europe, they are creating the world's biggest library of children films. Their initiatives are opening up a way for CHINH International Cooperative for children films to cater to the needs of South East Asia in children's programming.
Meenakshi Vinay Rai has served as Jury member of Indian Panorama, Non-Feature Films for 46th International Film Festival of India, 2015