Avid Learning presents the second edition of its 101 Film Appreciation Workshop series with Meenakshi Shedde, Winner of India's National Award for Best Film Critic, Jury Member at 20 International Film Festivals, including Cannes, Berlin and Venice, and South Asia Consultant to the Berlin International Film Festival. Discover a new era of fearless and original Indian Regional Filmmakers beyond Bollywood, and learn why their internationally acclaimed films are so exciting.
Meenakshi Shedde is South Asia Consultant to the Berlin and Dubai International Film Festivals. Winner of the National Award for Best Film Critic, she has been on the jury of 20 international film festivals, including Cannes, Berlin and Venice. She has been India/Asia Curator/Consultant since 20 years to festivals worldwide, including the Toronto, Locarno, Busan, IFFI-Goa, Kerala, Mumbai and Colombo Film Festivals. A senior journalist with 30 years’ experience, she freelances for Variety, Screen, Cahiers du Cinema, Midday, CNN-TV18 and news18.com. A Mentor on Film Critics’ Labs and Scriptwriting Labs worldwide, she has written for 15 books.Read more