Announcement Maheswari – An insight into gender and climate

Announcement Maheswari is a documentary film directed by Dr Nupur Basu. The film showcases the work done by Village Knowledge Centre of MSSRF in Puducherry focusing on theme ‘Gender and Climate’. The documentary was screened at many places in the year 2018 and 2019 including certain bodies of the UN.

The documentary was also screened at Cornell University, USA on April 23, 2018. The event was organized by the Climate Justice Cornell, a club dedicated to promoting environmental justice on the campus to mark Earth Day Week of Action. After the screening, Dr. Nupur and the film’s producer, Liz Miller, interacted with the students in a lively Q&A session over Skype. It was also screened at The Bangalore International Film Festival, Bangalore, India on the February 27, 2019. On April 11, 2019 the documentary was screened at the Reconference-Crea in Katmandu, Nepal.