220 films from across the world are set to screen in Jio MAMI 19th Mumbai International Film Festival. This year, the market had filmmakers like Anurag Kashyap, Vikramditya Motwane, Onir and Siddharth Roy Kapur in attendance. The festival will be held from October 12 to October 18.
While the number of women comics in India can be counted on the fingers of one hand, the bro-code in the industry keeps even these women, who survive hugely on self-deprecating humour, on the fringes. Moreover, the overall stand-up humour relies heavily on wife and girlfriend jokes.