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Inside 'Lovely Villa': The homes we build are witnesses to our lives
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Inside 'Lovely Villa': The homes we build are witnesses to our lives

Lovely Villa, a housing complex in Mumbai built by architect extraordinaire Charles Correa, was more than just a building. It was a microcosm of a secular nation, a notion of ideal living, and a repository of memories past and future for its residents. Rohan Shivkumar and Avijit Mukul Kishore's documentary on it looks at how it represented making order out of chaos, both in the political and personal sense.

Under the Open Sky: Mumbra's girls find freedom, reclaim public space through football
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Under the Open Sky: Mumbra's girls find freedom, reclaim public space through football

For a group of girls in Mumbra, playing football has helped challenge prevalent social attitudes. A documentary titled 'Under the Open Sky' depicts how these girls came to engage with the sport, the challenges they overcame, and what their reclaiming of public space means

Inside 'Aunty Sudha Aunty Radha': Two women ponder life and death in UP's Lahra village
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Inside 'Aunty Sudha Aunty Radha': Two women ponder life and death in UP's Lahra village

In Aunty Sudha Aunty Radha, Tanuja Chandra shows how empowering it can be to live life on your own terms during old age. Set in Uttar Pradesh's Lahra village, it follows the shared existence of her aunts, which is as colourful and thriving as the garden they lovingly tend to in their house

Inside 'Baraf': The ice industry at Sassoon Docks which keeps Mumbai's fish fresh
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Inside 'Baraf': The ice industry at Sassoon Docks which keeps Mumbai's fish fresh

Taking a walk through Mumbai's Sassoon Docks with Niyantha Shekar, whose film Baraf chronicles the city's ice industry. The workers in this 40-year-old industry hail from Uttar Pradesh's Unnao district

Inside ‘Bombay 70’: Finding ‘asli hip-hop’ in Naezy’s neighbourhood
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Inside ‘Bombay 70’: Finding ‘asli hip-hop’ in Naezy’s neighbourhood

In conversation with the director of the documentary Bombay 70, which explored Naezy's identity, his anxieties and why he makes music