Blood Relative - Nimisha Mukerji at VIFF
Nimisha Mukerji is an award winning young Vancouver documentary film maker. Her second feature documentary - Blood Relative - is having a world premiere at year's Vancouver International Film Festival.
It follows the story of her uncle Vinay Shetty, an Indian activist fighting to save the lives of people dying from a genetic blood disease called Thalassemia. The film follows the stories of 2 young people battling the disease.