Film-maker Kiran Rao, who is known for presenting off-beat movies, is hosting a special screening of the documentary Gulabi Gang; based on the women’s rights group of the same name. The screening, which will be held tomorrow, will be attended by celebs like Raj Kumar Hirani, Gauri Shinde, Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Prasoon Joshi.
Earlier, she had presented the highly acclaimed film Ship of Thesus.
Kiran, who watched the film and supported the message of the film; felt that a lot of people should watch it. Thus, she is having a screening of the film for her friends in the film-industry.
“Gulabi Gang is not just a good film but a really important film. So I wanted to help it gain some attention within the film industry and also in the public space. Hence I am having a screening for a few friends who I am hoping will be as moved as I was by it and will spread the word about it,” Kiran said.
Gulabi Gang is scheduled for a February 21 release.