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Film Review: Anupama (1966) Directed By Hrishikesh Mukherjee

Anupama is a powerful story, told from a female gaze, and Hrishida provides a nuanced and layered perspective to Uma’s character and Ashok’s enabling role in her life.

Why Do Savarna Right-Wing Women Betray Women?

Savarna women have appropriated the feminist movement leading to ignorance in understanding the intersections of caste, class and sexual orientation.

‘They Call It Love, We Call It Unwaged Work’: Revisiting The Feminisation of Domestic...

Recent demand for the wages against domestic work by actor turned politician Kamal Haasan political party, Makkal Needhi Maiam, has rekindled an old debate.

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Anaahat (2003): Niyog Pratha & Women’s Sexual Freedom In Amol Palekar’s Film

Amol Palekar's movie Anaahat (2003), a Marathi film (Anaahat means Eternity), poses several questions about Niyog Pratha and emphasises on a woman's choice to explore her sexual freedom.

Drishyam 2 Review: A Cinematic Universe Founded On Victim Blaming

Drishyam 2 is the latest addition in mainstream entertainment cinema that plays into the tropes of popular morality that distorts women’s agency.

Analysis Of Sir (2018): Blatant Invisibilisation Of Caste Privilege

Starring Tilottama Shome and Vivek Gomber, Is Love Enough, Sir? is marketed as a progressive ‘love story’ between a man and his domestic worker that breaks societal barriers.

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