Grishma Trivedi has a Post-Graduate degree in English Literature. Her teaching and research interests explore the relations between literature, culture, identity politics and media, especially as they unfold in contemporary India. She is currently working at Ahmedabad University.
Indian Matchmaking follows the lives of Indian individuals trying to get married through a matchmaker based in Mumbai, Sima Taparia. Another lesser known Netflix venture that she was a part of, was a documentary titled 'A Suitable Girl'.
This is a narrative based on a ‘true story’ as seen through the eyes of a daughter, that is, Shakuntala Devi’s daughter Anupama Banerji. In doing so, unfortunately, this film has reduced the life of the late Guinness-record-holding 'human calculator' to just her motherhood.