On paper, the women of Sanjay Leela Bhansali films are strong, courageous, intelligent and dignified characters. But his focus on beauty is his undoing.
With private developers keeping their focus on the middle-class as a market, vulnerable sections continue to be pushed to the margins as an apathetic judiciary and government look on.
Public infrastructure needs to be planned and implemented with the aim of improving the experiences of working class women in a city.
It is not just the verdict of the sessions court that has failed the survivor, but the entire process that was followed post the assault has made a public mockery …
Mukherjee’s contribution to bridal fashion may have expanded the scope and options for a modern bride, but has also inadvertently helped create another set of unachievable beauty standards for women.
"Tomorrow belonged to the man who died without kissing the forehead of his daughter."
On shooting in the post-pandemic world, getting to do complex and meaty roles, speaking her mind and more.