Still Standing

What They Say

Civil Society

Civil Society

Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times

Buzz In Town

Buzz In Town

The Daily Star

The Daily Star

The Hindu

The Hindu

The film is an emotive tribute by a son to his father, a man of imense courage
The film, Still Standing produced by Pennywise Films is a motivational film rather than a mere biography
How to never say 'I give up' A highly emotional film Still Standing is one of the most poignant documentaries you'd see and yet it never becomes preachy
A tribute to a fighter"Still standing" turns the camera on the everyday life of Rajinder -- from the many triumphs such as the CNN IBN Citizen Journalist Award 2008.
Personal, yet impersonal "Still standing" How he overcome his own demons, how he started his mission and how, through his own life, he has inspired many

Synopsis & Credits


Still Standing is an awe inspiring story of courage, determination and the unbreakable spirit of a man who defied all odds after doctors pronounced him hundred percent disabled. Paralysed neck downwards and bedridden for the last 24 years, Rajinder Johar has been helping other disabled people stand on their feet and become self reliant. The film takes us on an incredible journey of a man who not only won over his own disability but has become a ray of hope for other disabled people in India. It follows a few disabled individuals after they come into contact with Rajinder and the effect it has on their lives.

Director and Producer - Pankaj Johar
Exec. Producer and Creative Director- Hemant Gaba
Camera and Edit - Pankaj Johar
Music - Avinash Baghel
Sound - Pankaj Johar & Yogesh Kumar
Line Producer - Bhavya Palia