Dr Kishore has led various international study tours to France. These practice based study tours were focused on documentary filmmaking in one of the world's biggest folklore festival organised by Association Cultures Du Monde - The Gannat International Folklore Festival.
From 2013 to 2015 Dr Kishore mentored and led eighteen media students to work as documentary filmmakers in the international Folklore Festival of Gannat, which is supported by UNESCO and CIOFF. This University of Newcastle project received Australian Federal Government's NCP Mobility programme funding of $13,500 (each year). Some of the media coverage can be found here: