7 Assamese films that were recognised globally   

Despite having too many ups and downs, Assamese cinema is now being recognised globally.

Here are the 7 Assamese films that were recognised globally.

Bhaskar Hazarika's engaging debut and the winner of the 2016 National Award for Best Feature Film in Assamese It's a haunting collection of four poignant stories.

Winner of National Film Award for best feature film in Assamese, 2018. Director Rima Das captures the story of a little girl aspiring to be a musician in the most magical way.


National Award winner Adil Hussain starring Assamese drama direct by Santwana Bordoloi. Its a nostalgic tale of a writer visiting his old town filled with memories.

Bulbul Can Sing (2018)

Rima Das's another masterpiece and the winner of National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Assamese, 2019. This coming-of-age drama breaks stereotypes and presents friendship in the purest way.

Rainbow Fields (2018)

First Assamese movie to be commercially released in the US and win International awards. It an emotional drama about the impact of violent environment upon a child.

A haunting tale of unusual desires and a dark look into the human psyche. This is a gripping  thriller most popular in recent years. Directed by Bhaskar Hazarika.

AAMIS (2019)

Anur (2023)

Winner of the Best feature film in Assamese at National Film Festival, 2021. It is a moving drama capturing loneliness at best. Directed by Monjul Baruah starring Raajiv Kapoor.

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