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Parvati Saves the World: A Short Film by Ram Devineni

by Ram Devineni November, 2015

Parvati Saves World Film

A new re-mix film using dozens of Bollywood Hindu mythological films from the 1970s, but re-cut to focus on gender-based violence. The main character is the Goddess Parvati and eventually became the nucleus of the comic book Priya’s Shakti.

length: 22 minutes

Ram Devineni

by Ram Devineni

November, 2015

About Ram Devineni

Ram Devineni is a filmmaker, publisher and founder of Rattapallax films and magazine. He produced, edited and directed the feature documentary The Human Tower, which was shot in India, Chile, and Spain. Recently, he produced The Russian Woodpecker, which won the Grand Jury Prize at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. He is the co-creator of the augmented reality comic book, Priya’s Shakti, which received the 2015 Tribeca Film Institute New Media Fund from the Ford Foundation.

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