Women with a Voice is an independent documentary-series, which tries to explore different shades within a woman and focus on the struggle she face in the traditional male-dominating society. It's a random interview based experimental Docu-Series, which was filmed without a film-crew during a period of two years on a very low budget production cost with women from all over the world, coming from different sections of society.
Please do watch this Web-Series in 1080p HD for better visual experience. Enjoy!
Vaibhav Vashisth (Director)
Episode1: "Erato" - vimeo.com/309397477
Episode2: "Bhūmi" - vimeo.com/313730513
Episode3: "Aceso" - vimeo.com/319205236
Episode4: "Tārā" - vimeo.com/357809311
Episode5: "Artemis" - vimeo.com/376790279
Episode Two Cast:
The second episode of Women with a Voice doc-series come from Yelachatti village, a small hamlet in the forest of Karnataka inside the rain shadow area of the Western Ghats, India.
Malvikaa spent her early years in a village, raring silkworm, milking buffaloes, sowing paddy and growing melons and bananas. Later on she lived in the city wading through the city life till she realized it was time to move back to the land, back to the roots. In the city she worked with nonprofits at the policy & grassroots level, mostly with women and children on issues of ecology, environment, livelihood, health and gender. She worked as a research scholar, doing her masters degree, studying the ecology of lakes and water bodies. She has been working extensively with urban households in helping them grow their own food, compost their kitchen wastes and sensitizing them to issues of lifestyle choices that have collective long-term repercussions on our environment. She has held workshops Introducing Permaculture and Natural farming for aspiring ‘city refugees’ who are increasingly becoming aware of their unsustainable ways of living and aim to take charge of their lives, starting with food.
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Vaibhav Vashisth studied stage acting and performing arts with British director “Barry John” from the year 2000 till 2005 in Delhi. He worked in the field of T.I.E (theatre in education) with school kids, street kids, special people and transsexuals helping them understand how drama therapy can play a major role in improving their day to day life.
In his early theatre days he made two fiction short films, “Illusion” & Dance with a Stranger” as stepping stone into the art of film-making. “Women with a Voice" is Vaibhav's second experimental documentary as an independent filmmaker. His first feature documentary film “The Healing Highway” got lots of critical acclaim around the world.
The Healing Highway film: vimeo.com/266060371
Women with a Voice - DocuDrama web-series
Director/Editor/Cinematographer - Vaibhav Vashisth
Cast - Malvikaa Solanki
Music - Smita Srivastava
Subtitles/Sound-mixing - Vaibhav Vashisth
Duration - 39:32 minutes
Format - 1080p HD
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Copyright @ Vaibhav Vashisth Films 2019
IMDb page: imdb.com/title/tt6957176/