Nisshabd (Reaching Silence) is an Indo-French collaborated film made by Jahar Kanungo in 2005 with the support of Fonds Sud Cinema Fund, which made a distinct mark with its original theme and treatment.
Critics saw it a well realized film that is delightful, funny, poignant and at the same time thought-provoking. The story is about a man's obsession with silence.
It was screened at more than 20 international festivals and received 6 international awards. Critics in general have found the film funny, thought-provoking, and poignant. For the first time an Indian film received accolades for its sound design.