Belonging

Date Film Filmmakers Discussants
DateOct. 11th FilmA Rifle and a Bag
(89 min; 2021)
FilmmakersArya Rothe, Cristina Hanes, Isabella Rinaldi DiscussantsGeorge Kunnath (Oxford University), Subasri Krishnan (IIHS, Bengaluru)
DateOct. 18th FilmGay India Matrimony
(67 min; 2019)
FilmmakersDebalina DiscussantsShohini Ghosh (MCRC, Jamia Millia Islamia University)
DateOct. 25th FilmYeh Freedom Life
(70 min; 2018)
FilmmakersPriya Sen DiscussantsSabeena Gadihoke (MCRC, Jamia Millia Islamia University, Delhi)

Caring

Date Film Filmmakers Discussants
DateNov. 1st FilmWatch Over me (96 min, 2021) FilmmakersFarida Pacha, Lutz Konermann DiscussantsEmilija Zabiliūtė (University of Copenhagen)
DateNov. 8th FilmOh that’s Bhanu (112 min; 2019) FilmmakersR.V. Ramani DiscussantsAvijit Mukul Kishore (Filmmaker and cinematographer), Rahul Roy (Filmmaker and cinematographer)

Performance

Date Film Filmmakers Discussants
DateNov. 15th FilmJanani’s Juliet (53 min; 2019) FilmmakersPankaj Rishi Kumar DiscussantsShayoni Mitra (Barnard College, NYC)
DateNov. 22nd Film18 Feet (77 min; 2015) FilmmakersRenjith Kuzhur DiscussantsDickens Leonard (CSSSC, Kolkata), Gajendran Ayyathurai (CeMIS)

Journey

Date Film Filmmakers Discussants
DateNov. 29th FilmMoti Bagh (60 min; 2019) FilmmakersNirmal Chander DiscussantsNilita Vachani (NYU /ACJ, Chennai)
DateDec. 6th FilmBirha (80 min; 2018) FilmmakersEkta Mittal DiscussantsNicolas Jaoul (CNRS, Paris), Nicole Wolf (Goldsmiths College, London)
DateDec. 13th FilmWriting with Fire (92 min; 2021) FilmmakersRintu Thomas, Sushmit Ghosh DiscussantsMalini Ghose (CeMIS), Lalit Vachani (CeMIS)

Short Takes

Date Film Filmmakers Discussants
DateDec. 20th FilmChai Darbari (29 min; 2018) FilmmakersPrateek Shekhar DiscussantsAnjali Monteiro (TISS, Mumbai) K.P. Jayasankar (TISS, Mumbai)
DateDec. 20th FilmMemories of Saira & Salim (14 min; 2018) FilmmakersEshwarya Grover DiscussantsAnjali Monteiro (TISS, Mumbai) K.P. Jayasankar (TISS, Mumbai)
DateDec. 20th FilmAnd what is the summer saying (23 min; 2018) FilmmakersPayal Kapadia DiscussantsAnjali Monteiro (TISS, Mumbai) K.P. Jayasankar (TISS, Mumbai)

State

Date Film Filmmakers Discussants
DateJan. 10th FilmKhoon diy Baarav (93 min; 2015) FilmmakersIffat Fatima DiscussantsAther Zia (University of Northern Colorado)
DateJan. 17th FilmWe have not come here to Die (110 min; 2018) FilmmakersDeepa Dhanraj DiscussantsK Satyanarayana (EFLU, Hyderabad), Surabhi Sharma (NYU, Abu Dhabi)
DateJan. 24th FilmLandless (70 min; 2018) FilmmakersRandeep Maddoke DiscussantsShreya Sinha (University of Reading),Sanjay Kak (Filmmaker and Writer, Octave Media, Delhi)
DateJan. 31st FilmThe Disciple (127 min; 2020) FilmmakersChaitanya Tamhane DiscussantsRasika Ajotikar (SOAS, London)