IMC LADIES WING HOSTS A SPECIAL SCREENING OF DOCTOR RAKHMABAI  IN COMMEMORATION OF WOMAN POWER

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Director Ananth Narayan Mahadevan & lead actresss Tannishtha Chatterjee attend the event

7th March 2018, Mumbai: To celebrate Women’s Day, the Ladies Wing of IMC Chamber of Commerce and Industry, one of India’s oldest and most credible women’s organisations, hosted a special premiere screening of the film DOCTOR RAKHMABAI – a biography of an iconic lady who shook Queen Victoria, at INOX CR2, Nariman Point.

Director Ananth Narayan Mahadevan and lead actress Tannishtha Chatterjee were present at the screening with notable members of the IMC Ladies’ Wing, along with guests such as Bharat Dabholkar, Aditi Govitrikar, Tanuj Garg, Dolly Thakore, Kailash Surendranath and others.

The premiere show of the movie DOCTOR RAKHMABAI was conceptualised by Mrs. Kalpana Singhania – Past President and Advisory, led by Chairperson – Mrs. Surbhi Ghatlia and Co-Chairperson – Mrs. Neela Parikh, the dynamic cinema committee members and has been beautifully curated by Ms. Aarti Surendranath.

Directed by the National Award-Winning Director of “Mee Sindhutai Sapkal”, the film depicts the life and journey of Rakhmabai – India’s first practicing woman doctor in the tumultuous era of 1864 to 1955, the epic years that saw extreme changes in the Indian traditions and society.