Waryam Singh Sandhu is a famous and award-winning Indian short story writer who now resides in Canada. In 2000, he won the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award for his collection of short stories, Chauthi Koot. His writings in Punjabi have been translated into several Indian languages.

Accolades

Gurvinder Singh and Waryam Singh Sandhu
Best Screenplay, 2016

Gurvinder Singh and Waryam Singh Sandhu

The Fourth Direction (Chauthi Koot)
Best Screenplay, 2016

Gurvinder Singh and Waryam Singh Sandhu

The Fourth Direction (Chauthi Koot)

Gurvinder Singh is a highly-esteemed Punjabi filmmaker, artist, documentarian and writer who, as the child of migrants forced out of West Punjab at the time…

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Films

The Fourth Direction
2015

The Fourth Direction (Chauthi Koot)

India, France
2015

The Fourth Direction (Chauthi Koot)

CHAUTHI KOOT evokes the atmosphere of suspicion, fear and paranoia of the Punjab in 1980s. It considers two loosely connected incidents: two Hindu friends trying…

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