The Happy Family – Georgian Film wrapped in subtle feminism

The Happy Family, directed by Nana Ekvtimisishvili and Simon Groß, is a Georgian Film available on Netflix. As the name suggests, it is a film with a simple story that brings out the facade of a happy and cheerful family. With brilliant storytelling, the film stars Ia Shughliashvili as Manana, a 50-year-old school teacher who decides to live by her own. Manana is a woman we all probably know. She could be our mother, aunt, sister, or a reflection of ourselves. She is a woman who is repeatedly told that her destiny is tied to being a good daughter, a … Continue reading The Happy Family – Georgian Film wrapped in subtle feminism

एक मुलाकात: सरिता कुमारी

आज मिलिए प्रसिद्ध लेखिका व कवयित्री सरिता कुमारी से. अनुभूति, एक टुकड़ा धूप का उनकी प्रमुख कविता संग्रह हैं तथा ओ रे रंगरेज…, नन्हा फरिश्ता, बंद लिफाफा, वह अजनबी, पोटली और सुरीली उनकी बहुचर्चित कहानियां हैं. उनका कहानी संग्रह ‘उजालों … Continue reading एक मुलाकात: सरिता कुमारी

मिताली मर गयी

मिताली मर गयी मिताली मर गयी।  अभी पिछले महीने ही तो मिली थी. मेट्रो में. जब मैं ऑफिस से घर वापस आ रही थी. तभी स्टेशन पर मुलाकात हुई. मेट्रो इतनी भरी हुई थी. ऐसा लग रहा था की पूरी … Continue reading मिताली मर गयी

Interview with Architect Shefali Arora, Co-Founder of Ideaa Institute of Design

Meet Shefali Arora, Co-Founder of Ideaa Institute of Design. She is not just the creative force behind the institute but also the architecture world’s rising star. Based in Pune, she is a post graduate and gold medalist in Landscape Architecture … Continue reading Interview with Architect Shefali Arora, Co-Founder of Ideaa Institute of Design