1st December

First December Films

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We make awesome films. We’re based in 

First December Films has produced work that has won over 150+ international creative awards including: India’s 3rd Film Gold Lions at the Cannes Lions International Festival, India’s first One Show Gold Pencils in Film, Film Craft & Film Innovation. First December Films Produced Advertising film work has been talked about by the likes of: The New York Times, Time Magazine, Mashable, People, BBC, Mirror U.K, Discovery, Reuters, Global Citizen, The Wall Street Journal, Daily Mail, The Huffington Post, The Independent and The Guardian.

First December Films Partner/AD Filmmaker Atul Kattukaran is the First Indian ever listed in Top 10 TVC Director in world by Cannes Lion Global Creativity Report 2017.

First December Films Founder/Environmentalist/DOP Anup Kattukaran is the First Indian DOP to win CLIO for Cinematography.

First December Films Partner/ Executive Producer Ganesh Pareek
is among the top Television Commercial Executive Producer in world wining Cannes Films Lions Twice for Best Film.

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Featured Clients

Some of the amazing clients we have worked with over the years

The Team

First December films is the vision of our director Atul Kattukaran and has a team based in Mumbai, India.

  • Atul Kattukaran Cannes Gold Lion Winner Director

  • Anup Joseph Founder / DOP / Chief Creative Officer

  • Ganesh Pareek Creative Entrepreneur / Executive Producer


7 Lions including categories such as Film, Film Craft, Editing, Branded Content

6 Graphite Pencils for Film Craft and other categories

3 Gold Pencils for Film, Film Craft and Film Innovation and 4 more Silver Pencils

5 Clio Awards across Film, Film Craft-Cinematography and other catgories

2 Blue Elephants for Film and Editing

2 Golds and 5 Silvers at one of Asia’s most prestigious awards

Lotus’ with Golds in Film, Film Craft and Lotus Roots

05 Golds across Film, Film Craft, Digital and Content Creation