Women in Cinema Collective and the Malayalam Film Industry

Written by Dr. Tara S. Nair MPhil, Ph.D., Gujarat Institute of Development Research (GIDR). This article was first published in Economic & Political Weekly in 2017    In May 2017, in a pioneering move, a group of women creative workers from the Malayalam film industry formed the Women in Cinema Collective to address gender issues in the …

The Journey Begins

We are a collective of creative women working in Malayalam cinema, swimming against the tide. Wanting to claim our spaces and our opportunities with the willingness to work for it, we have come together to be the change. Equality is cool. Equality is normal. And that's how we'll have it please. 🙂 Now we understand that …