Cinema

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

Yay for Patriarchy! Sultan- A Movie Review

Rape culture not only flourishes, but is also actively propagated in films like Sultan.
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A Feminist Reading Of Udta Punjab

Choppy, murky, untethered and raw- that's precisely what the narrative of Udta Punjab boils down to.
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Udta Punjab: The Problem Isn’t the Drugs, It’s the Patriarchy

Udta Punjab is many things, and it manages to mostly balance all of them. It's a PSA on drugs. It's an indictment of corruption and greed. It's the exploration of a hypermasculine, violent, misogynistic culture.
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Female-centric Hindi Films And Women Who Watch Them

Discussions about Hindi films that place women at the center of their story are incomplete without speaking of how women in the audience receive them.
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Film Review: On Sairat and Custodians of Love

Sairat traces the links between the regressive social laws of the Indian society in the lives of men and women in love.
Ki & Ka And Lessons In (Non)Feminism

Ki & Ka And Lessons In (Non)Feminism

In short, Ki & Ka is definitely not worth your time.
Feminism and Film-making: An Insight Into Indian Filmmakers

Feminism and Film-making: An Insight Into Indian Filmmakers

Feminism and film-making when combined, forms an intense duo because both sustain the propensity to bring a change in the society.
Neerja Review: Heartfelt Tribute To The Braveheart

Neerja Review: Heartfelt Tribute To The Braveheart

Neerja will give you chills down your spine!

Mona Lisa Smile: A Fascinating Depiction of Performing Gender Codes

Mona Lisa Smile begs the Zizekian question- where is the ‘freedom of choice’?

Bajirao Mastani Review: A Look At All The Women

Lets look at the women as characters and not focus on their attire! 

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A still from ‘Le Clitoris’ by Lori Malépart-Traversy

Le Clitoris: Your Easy Guide To Befriending The Clitoris

Quite similar to our society, the talk surrounding sexual pleasure largely remains male-dominated. It is a lesser known but well-proven fact that the key to female orgasm is the clitoral stimulation, not so much the vaginal penetration or the G-spot, and Le Clitoris, the film explores just that!
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।