Nandita Das says while every little effort untangles the gender-discrimination knot, it’s all the most important to break barriers with big efforts, and significant ideas. Speaking with SheThePeople.TV at The Bridge Talks, she reflected on the current film industry’s efforts to project and direct films centred around women.

Nandita Das says we should raise uncomfortable questions on the gender debate

Queen by Kangna Ranaut started a trend. Pink the film has made people think and raised uncomfortable questions. “We seem to have parallels running in India, where so many regressive films are happening all the time, even while we are trying to break new barriers.” She asserts the need to go with ideas over economics of film making