GENDER ROLES AND QUEERNESS IN INDIAN CINEMA
Seminar Wed 11.05., 18.05., 01.06., 08.06., 15.06., 22.06., 29.06., 06.07., 13.07.2022
Wed 11.05., 18.05., 01.06., 08.06., 15.06., 22.06., 29.06., 06.07., 13.07.2022
GENDER ROLES AND QUEERNESS IN INDIAN CINEMASeminar
The seminar aims to introduce the history and mythological references of gender roles in Hindi language films and the representation of queer identities in classic Bollywood productions and television series as well as in independent films from India. The seminar will involve lectures, film screenings, discussions and individual consultations. Participants should analyse and re-enact short film sequences from classic Bollywood movies. For example, gender-specific gestures, body language, special clothing features, symbols and accessories can be taken up and put into a new setting.
Every Wedneday, starting from 11.05.2022, 14-17 Uhr
The seminar is sponsored by the incentive system of the women's representatives of the Faculty of Design.
The seminar is held in English.