Recognition of Female Sexuality in South Asian Cinema presented by Nutzaboutme.com.
Women like it, need it, and want it… just as much as they do,” declared Vidya Balan when asked what that one thing was, that men needed to know about women but didn’t. South Asia cinema has largely shied away from show casing female sexuality or has only shown it in a metaphorical way through songs and philosophy.
Is a nuanced and honest depiction of sexual desires of women possible in the current socio-political context? Does cinema have a serious responsibility of bringing healthy female sexuality out of the closet?
Seats are limited
Marc Baschett – French producer known for Oscar Winning No Man’s Land (2001) , The Lunch Box (2013), Foxtrot (2017), Lihaaf (2018)
Golda Sellam – known for her work in global cinema with Cinelink , European Commission.
Rahat Kazmi –Award winning Director of films like Mantostan , Identity Card and Lihaaf.