Parched (Leena Yadav, 2016): Feminism, Friendship & Freedom

In the beautiful desert landscape of Gujarat, India, director Leena Yadav introduces us to a world of friendship, suffering and heartbreak within a story of four women, trying their best to overcome their individual struggles. Parched explores the ideas of tradition, culture and misogyny in the heart of rural India but with a compelling characters and strong friendships […]

‘We’re Not So Different’: Tradition, Culture and Falling in Love in ‘Bride & Prejudice’

Originally posted at Bitch Flicks as part of their Interracial Relationships theme week  The late 90s, early 2000s saw a boom of Austen inspired adaptations hitting our screens. Clueless, Pride & Prejudice, Sense & Sensibility, Bridget Jones Diary and the later 2005 Pride & Prejudice are just some of the well loved movies which are pretty much […]