Dr. Shaison P. Ouseph is an internationally acclaimed documentary filmmaker, cameraman, photographer and speaker. His public service campaigns promote literacy; empowerment of women and action against child exploitation has won him many national and international accolades. Among the esteemed organizations that have bestowed awards and certificates on him for his work on social issues are the United Nations, the US Embassy, International Labour Organization and International Independent Film Awards.
In 2017, the International Independent Film Awards acknowledged his co-directed film “Playa Azul I Love You,” made in USA. In February 2018, Shaison had the privilege of presenting at the successful International Youth Summit in Nepal. In March 2018, he went to Nigeria where World Institute for Peace (WIP) recognized him as the ‘World Icon of Media for Peace 2017’. And in 2019 he got appointed as “Gandhi Peace Ambassador (Chief Convenor)” for Europe.
Recently, Brampton International University, Canada bestowed on him an Honorary Doctorate for his contribution to the Media and Arts. Dr. Shaison’s goal is to inspire young people and use films to share powerful human stories for the greater purpose.