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In this section, find analysis of Indian feminist cinema, listicles and reviews of movies and films by Feminism in India.

How Have Women Been Portrayed In Telugu Cinema

How Have Women Been Portrayed In Telugu Cinema

To everyone who knows Telugu cinema only from Set Max dubbed movies, these movies will offer a more wholesome introduction to patriarchy, sexism and the resistance.
Asha Jaoar Majhe Captures The ‘Labour Of Love’ In The Time Of Capitalism

Asha Jaoar Majhe Captures The ‘Labour Of Love’ In The Time Of Capitalism

Though Asha Jaoar Majhe showcases an egalitarian scenario where house work is shared by both the partners in the relationship equally. But it is also important to point out how the film subtly depicts the gendered division of working hours
Fishing For The Hidden Feminist Agency In Kumbalangi Nights

Fishing For The Hidden Feminist Agency In Kumbalangi Nights

The women in Kumabalangi Nights are essential to the script, taking the story forward and ushering in the climax. And yet, we come to know them only through the narrative arcs of the male protagonists.
Pati Patni Aur Woh: Bollywood Should Stop Making Rape Jokes Already

Pati Patni Aur Woh: Bollywood Should Stop Making Rape Jokes Already

The trailer of the Pati Patni Aur Woh normalizes and trivializes marital rape, giving it an unjustified legitimacy through a deeply problematic dialogue.
Film Review: Ujda Chaman And The Shoddy Portrayal Of Women

Film Review: Ujda Chaman And The Shoddy Portrayal Of Women

Instead of critiquing the pervasiveness of such regressive attitudes, Ujda Chaman participates in it, becoming the very thing it set out to question.
Film Review: Saand Ki Aankh Shows Women Solidarities Across Generations

Film Review: Saand Ki Aankh Shows Women Solidarities Across Generations

Posted by Paramita Baishya Saand Ki Aankh begins with glimpses of a toxic patriarchal setup and shows its manifestation...
Things To Keep In Mind While Writing Asexual Characters

6 Things To Keep In Mind While Writing Asexual Characters

Popular media is having a lack of asexual characters. Usually, if there is a character, it is full of stereotypes. Asexuals are depicted as cold, mindless, killers and villains if they get any representation.
5 Sexist Songs Of Bollywood In 2019 That Need To Be Called Out

5 Sexist Songs Of Bollywood In 2019 That Need To Be Called Out

Despite being one of the biggest industries, Bollywood has never shied from displaying its sexist assumptions and beliefs, manifesting them in the form of songs.
Kumbalangi Nights And The Progressive Turn In Malayalam Cinema

Kumbalangi Nights And The Progressive Turn In Malayalam Cinema

A case in point is the recent film, Kumbalangi Nights. What, on the surface level, is a simple story using the age-old trope of women as foil for reforming men, simmers with the possibilities of a radically new imagination of the Malayali family.

Film Review: Love Action Drama —Misogyny Made Into A Movie

Love Action Drama is seemingly a direct attack on feminism, aligning with narrative that feminists are hypocrites and take everything lying.

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‘Crime Patrol’ & ‘Savdhaan India’ Make A Mockery Of Sexual Violence | #GBVinMedia

Shows like Crime Patrol, Savdhaan India, Gunah and Sansani have made a fortune out of turning trauma into entertainment, and making a mockery of these cases under the guise of 'awareness' or 'gender sensitisation'.
Snehalata Reddy: The Fearless Woman Who Fought Against 1975 Emergency|#IndianWomenInHistory

Snehalata Reddy: The Fearless Woman Who Fought Against 1975 Emergency |#IndianWomenInHistory

Multi-talented actress and a fearless voice of dissent, Snehalata Reddy devoted her entire life to art and activism. She is revered for her unconditional commitment to democratic values and non-violent resistance.
These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution/इन 15 महिलाओं ने भारतीय संविधान बनाने में दिया था अपना योगदान

These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution

On this Republic Day, let us take a look at the fifteen powerful women who helped draft the Indian Constitution.