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Swati Bhattacharya to judge Clio Awards 2015


We are proud to inform you that Swati (Arundhati) Bhattacharya will be seated as one of the esteemed Jury members at the Clio Awards’ 2015 edition that will be held in Spain next week.

She will be representing Dentsu Mama Lab and will be on the judging panel for the ‘Innovative and Integrated Campaign’ category. It is pertinent to note here that she is the only Indian who will be judging Clio Awards this year.

Swati, head, Dentsu Mama Lab, is a writer whose work focuses on gender, feminism, urban life, love and popular culture and spans many forms including advertising, documentary, short films and blogs. Her writing has been published in everything from national newspapers to viral content sites on the internet.

Starting life as a junior copy trainee in JWT... she moved on to become the national creative director before leaving her first job.

She joined Dentsu in November last year to set up Mama Lab in India. Her first film, ‘Belle De Jour’ has won the Spikes Gold and the second film, ‘Double Shift’ has been featured in the Vancouver Film Festival and Miami Shorts. ‘Double Shift’ has also won the best short film at the Kolkata International Short Film festival and the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke award for best screenplay.