Against the backdrop of sex, politics and race, Anita - the film - reveals the intimate story of a woman who spoke truth to power and is a celebration of her legacy.
The screening was followed by a panel discussion with Freida Mock, Academy Award winning filmmaker and director of Anita, Melissa Silverstein from the American Film Showcase Program and Petrina D’Rozario from the Women in Film & Television association of India.
This event was in association with the U.S. Consulate - Mumbai, the American Film Showcase Program and the Women in Film & Television association of India.
Udayan Dhar, who is part of our Diveristy department at Godrej writes us a blogpost on workplace sexual harrasment drawing links between this film as well as the Indian film Bawandar that tells the story of Bhanwari Devi- a watershed case for this issue in India. (Read the piece here)