Director Visits Campus for Discussion

Monday, April 19, 2010

UWG Office of Institutional Diversity will screen the award winning film, Sringaram: A Dance of Love, directed by Sharada Ramanathan on Monday, April 19, at 7:00 p.m. in the Technology Learning Center (TLC), Room 1305. The director will be available for discussion and questions.

Sringaram is a compelling narrative that exemplifies feminism and womanhood. It is the story of Devadasi, a temple dancer, searching for an identity and her discovery of her emancipation. Sringaram has elements of romance, conspiracy and drama.  

Ramanathan is currently a film director, thinker and writer in the fields of culture and media in India. Her debut film Sringaram: Dance of Love won three Indian National Film Awards and two Tamilnadu state government awards. The film also represented Indian cinema in over 10 international film festivals around the world.

This event is free and open to the public.