Nandita Das

‘Indian films are not just Bollywood films’

Actor, director and activist, Nandita Das is a voice to reckon with. In this freewheeling conversation, she speaks on what has shaped her aesthetic sensibilities and the overt bias against dark skin in our culture and cinema, among a plethora of other issues.

Between spirit and bleakness

Vast areas of land get submerged under water due to flood. Land, property, cattle get eroded and crops are destroyed.…