Bollywood is changing. In a special episode featuring filmmaker Leena Yadav, hosts Kiva and Fariha talk about the introduction of sexuality and feminism into a film culture that has traditionally centered around escapism and conservatism. They discuss some of the key figures leading this charge, like Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone and the seminal films to see in this new era of Indian film. Link
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The last woman to win Best Director at Cannes was Soviet filmmaker Yuliya Solntseva in 1961 for “The Chronicle of Flaming Years.” Link
“All grown-ups were once children... but only few of them remember it.” This April, we'll play Mark Osborne's beautifully animated The Little Prince for our TIFF Kids Film Festival. Link