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Gazal Dhaliwal interview
Gazal Dhaliwal, Writer Of India’s First Light-Hearted LGBTQIA+ Film Is An Inspiring Trans Woman!

The film's writer, trans woman Gazal Dhaliwal feels that with Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga Bollywood has finally stepped out of the closet, and hopes it never has to go back into it again.

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Feminist Film Maker Mira Nair Deserves Your Respect And Attention

Known for following her own drumbeat, Film maker Mira Nair has stayed consistently feminist in her choice of subjects as well as the treatment of the subjects she chooses. More than 20 years after Salaam Bombay, here's why she continues to be relevant. 

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Four More Shots, Your Stereotypes Aren’t Helping

Four More Shots Please promised to bring us more 'real women' on screen, but does it deliver on that promise, or is it just a superficial rendition of the 'modern woman'?

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The Women Stand Strong In Uri: The Surgical Strike
Uri movie review

I saw this movie to a house full crowd and yes, the Josh was high indeed! I also saw another significant message being sent out and the audience loving it.

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What Do We Know Of The Women Off-Camera Who Create History In Bollywood?
Changemakers review

While all of us may know the women on-screen, how much do we know of the gritty ladies behind it, those not in the limelight? Changemakers brings us the stories of these real life heroines.

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Remember The Strong Women Of 80s-90s Serials Like Shanti, Saans, Rajani, Udaan, Etc.?
women of 80s 90s serials

The 80s and 90s were a turning point in how women were depicted on the screen, and the women in TV serials of this era were often ahead of the time.

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