Do Muslims have to criticise or denounce Islam to survive in these polarised times?
We all need women who make us want to challenge the patriarchy, and most importantly encourage us to stand up for ourselves.
In this frustrating political climate, 'Mulk' is a reminder of the power and subversive potential of cinema.
The arrival of TV and the break-up of studios in the 60s revolutionised Hollywood movies; with the arrival of online platforms, Indian cinema is in for a similar transformation.
'Prisoner of Azkaban' and 'Maqbool' are just two examples of movie adaptations that enhanced the story by tweaking it for the medium.
Bollywood, even with its massively problematic take on 'butch women' has still managed to screen some queer moments.
In a recent interview, Sonam Kapoor-Ahuja described her wedding as 'small and intimate', prompting me to question what simplicity looks like in a society as unequal as ours.