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Writing with Fire

Please note that this event is now archived.
Documentary
Competing | Cercle d'or Meilleur documentaire

Sessions

Sunday, 10 April 2022 | 12:30 La Maison du Cinéma
Thursday, 14 April 2022 | 12:30 La Maison du Cinéma

                                    Poster of Writing with Fire

Competing | Cercle d'or Meilleur documentaire

presented by TV5

QUEBEC PREMIERE

Audience Award – World Cinema Documentary – Sundance Film Festival – 2021
World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Award – Impact and Change – Sundance Film Festival – 2021
Special Jury Prize – Documentary Competition – Seattle International Film Festival – 2021

In a cluttered news landscape dominated by men, emerges India’s only newspaper run by Dalit (‘low caste’) women. Armed with smartphones, Chief Reporter Meera and her journalists break traditions, be it on the frontlines of India’s biggest issues or within the confines of their homes, redefining what it means to be powerful.

Director

Rintu Thomas and Sushmit Ghosh

Screenplay

Rintu Thomas, Sushmit Ghosh

Country

India

Year

2021

Duration

1h32

Category

Documentary

Language

Hindi, subtitled in French
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