🗣 Following a screening of EK LADKI KO DEKHA TOH AISA LAGA Ek, Bollywood’s first lesbian love story, members of the South Asian LGBTQ+ community join us for a roundtable conversation about inclusivity and representation in mainstream Bollywood.
👉 Indu Vashist
Executive Director of the South Asian Visual Arts Centre.
👉 Amita Handa
An equity officer with a Ph.D. in Sociology, podcast host, DJ and author of SILK SARIS AND MINI SKIRTS.
👉 Berkha Gupta
Executive Director of the LGBT Youth Line, and a collective member for a colour deep, a grassroots group that creates spaces — online and offline — for queer, trans South Asians.
💜 Co-written by the trailblazing trans filmmaker Gazal Dhaliwal, the film is about a young woman must contend with a family that wants her to get married, a writer who is completely smitten with her, and a secret that she harbours close to her heart.
🎬Queer Romance in Bollywood was guest programmed by Iman Grewal.