Abeer GuptaSlums such as Jai Ambe Nagar and Sathe Nagar in M (East) Ward have been repeatedly demolished by the BMC demolitions as they are dubbed encroachments. Both Rabia, from Sathe Nagar and Manisha, from Jai Ambe Nagar are involved in the Ghar Bachao, Ghar Banao Andolan (GBGBA) a movement engaged with housing struggles in the slums of Mumbai. The film explores the negotiations they and other women make in their daily lives, as they manage their homes and participate in the movement to save their homes.
Old routes new journeys
Old routes new journeys explores the Islamic cultures of Ladakh. The film for the first time attempts to chronicle the advent and evolution of Islam in the region. Set in the midst of urban spaces of Leh, Kargil and villages along the Line of Control it explores the ethno-geography of Islam in the region through architecture, visual and material forms.
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