Veil Done by Juhi Bhatt

Shah Jahan is fed up of people calling her fat. Mehru Nisha longs to step out of the house. Afroz Jamala is terrified of growing numbness in her hands. Three women from Nizamuddin basti, Delhi, take a decision that sets them on a journey to find themselves - they join a gym.

National Film Awards, India (Award)
Karachi, Pakistan (Award)
Burlington, USA (Award)
Jakarta, Indonesia (Award)
Delhi, India (Award)
Madrid, Spain
Seattle; California; USA
Stuttgart, Germany
Seoul, Korea
Johannesburg, South Africa
Harare, Zimbabwe
Prague, Czech Republic
Thiruvananthapuram; Mumbai; Delhi; Shimla; India

Juhi Bhatt is a freelance filmmaker based in Mumbai, who has worked on documentaries, television commercials, TV shows and corporate films, on themes including environment, women's rights, urban infrastructure and financial literacy in rural areas. She has written and directed for organisations such as UNICEF, SAARC, SEWA, Bharat Bala Productions, NDTV Goodtimes and Travelxp Channel.

  • Cinematographer: Alok Verma
  • Sound Recordist: Shailendra Singh
  • Editor: Alok Verma
  • Music Composers: Zubair Sabir Qawwal, Sarfaraz Sabri Qawwal,
  • Project Partner: Doordarshan

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