Abhaya Tatavarti works in a diversity and inclusion firm in Bangalore, India. She partners with organizations to implement the Sexual Harassment of Women (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013. She believes that discomfort is an important process in generating change. Her favourite feminist icons range from Rihanna to Nur Jahan.
If you want to see what that looks like on screen, you should watch Section 375, a courtroom thriller about sexual assault in the #MeToo era, a film that supposedly presents a “balanced” perspective, but ultimately sides with the accused.