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Period. End Of Sentence. Is A Repackaging Of The Western Saviour Trope

Period. End Of Sentence. Is A Repackaging Of The Western Saviour Trope

Beloved by the global community at large, movies like Period. End Of Sentence. present diluted versions of complex Indian problems that confirm the western gaze of India while simultaneously reinforcing the western saviour trope.

Isn’t It Romantic Makes Us Revisit Our Traditional Notions Of Romance

Isn't It Romantic shows Natalie as everything a rom-com heroine never is – overweight, living in a small unattractive apartment, struggling on the job and definitely not being pursued by a hot hero.
LGBTQ+ Films In Bollywood That Brought A Much-needed Discussion To The Big Screen

5 LGBTQ+ Films In Bollywood That Brought A Much-needed Discussion To The Big Screen

Let’s take a glimpse into some of the best LGBTQ+ films that brought a much-needed discussion on queer rights to the big screen.
Radha Ravi's Comments Show The Misogyny Of Tamil Film Industry

Radha Ravi’s Comments Show The Misogyny Of Tamil Film Industry

The recent outrage over the sexist comments by actor Radha Ravi and the embedded patriachy within the tamil film industry.
Captain Marvel: The Female Superhero We Deserve

Captain Marvel: The Female Superhero We Deserve

Captain Marvel, with its first stand-alone female superhero, has been aptly released in cinemas on 8th of March, the day the world celebrates Women’s Day.
'Boy Erased' And 'The Miseducation Of Cameron Post' Show The Horrors Of Gay Conversion Therapy

‘Boy Erased’ And ‘The Miseducation Of Cameron Post’ Show The Horrors Of Gay Conversion...

In a country like India, where Baba Ramdev claims to ‘cure’ people of homosexuality, films like Boy Erased and The Miseducation of Cameron Post could not be more timely and relevant.
The Favourite Portrays Delightfully Despicable Women And Their Power Equations

The Favourite Portrays Delightfully Despicable Women And Their Power Equations

In The Favourite directed by Yorgos Lanthimos, each of the main women is complex: power-hungry, manipulative, self-serving, and at each other’s mercy.
What 'Gully Boy' Got Right

What ‘Gully Boy’ Got Right

Gully Boy is a story of dreams, of falling down and getting up, of following your passion so it heals all of your pain caused by mistakes being made, by wanting to break free and through it all, it is a treat.
Period. End Of Sentence. Wins An Oscar For Its Sensitive Portrayal Of Menstrual Stigma In India

Period. End Of Sentence. Wins An Oscar For Its Sensitive Portrayal Of Menstrual Stigma...

The way local women channel anger at menstrual taboos into their work — making sanitary pads to improve female hygiene and earn a living — is the focus of the film 'Period. End Of Sentence.'
How Tamil Cinema Normalises And Promotes Rape Culture

How Tamil Cinema Normalises And Promotes Rape Culture

When it comes to rape, Tamil cinema cannot seem to get the message right. There are hundreds of movies where rape is reduced to just a joke.

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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.
पैड खरीदने में माँ को आज भी शर्म आती है

पैड खरीदने में माँ को आज भी शर्म आती है

मासिकधर्म और सैनिटरी पैड पर हमारे घरों में चर्चा करने की बेहद ज़रूरत है और जिसकी शुरुआत हम महिलाओं को ही करनी होगी।
In Photos: Meet 5 Women Smashing Patriarchy With Their Unstereotypical Jobs

In Photos: Meet 5 Women Smashing Patriarchy With Their Unstereotypical Jobs

Women are knocking down stereotypes in previously self-proclaimed male-dominated roles by taking on path-breaking, unstereotypical jobs across sectors that many might term as unconventional choices.