Everyone has felt left out at times, but imagine feeling that way everyday, in your body and in your community.
Reshel Shah Kapoor is a 30 year-old documentary film maker and professor of Film Studies in Dubai.
Resh directed and produced The Black Sheep Documentary, which followed the everyday lives of a group of hijras (transgender, Indian women). Her documentary cost roughly £20,000 (GBP) to produce. The team spent a total of 40 days filming in India, but the entire project took a total of two years to complete.
The film won 7 international awards and is currently awaiting an answer from Toronto’s International Film Festival.
Click here to send them a message to support Resh.
Website: The Black Sheep Documentary
Interviewee: Reshel Shah Kapoor (@ReshShah)
If you digged this article, you will LOVE these! What Society Tells Us About Beauty & Body Image! ED: 90% Of Serotonin & Happiness Come From Ur Gut! Orlando Shooting Spikes a Prickly LGBTQ+ Topic