Women of Varanasi by Mamta Singh
Hidden within the intricate cobwebs of the narrow alleys of Varanasi are stories of the women in this Film. Through their struggles and life choices, they continue to evolve, even as they work towards bettering the socio-cultural and political spaces they find themselves in. This is a journey with them as they push forward towards positive change.
Best Film on Women, Whatashort Independent International Film Festival, New Delhi
Mzansi Women’s Film Festival, Johannesburg
Nepal Human Rights International Film Festival, Kathmandu
International Film Festival of Shimla
Award, International Film Festival for Peace, Inspiration, and Equality, Jakarta
Mamta Singh has a Masterâ€™s degree in Documentary Film from Royal Holloway, London,
and a background in media, communications and filmmaking, with over 15 years of experience. She has been involved in several projects for various UN and development
agencies. Mamta believes that media should and can be used as a means for bringing
about social change.
- Cinematography: Sunayana Singh
- Location Sound: Moumita Roy
- Sound Design: Parthasarathi Sanyal
- Editing: Priyanka Chhabra
- Project Partner: Doordarshan