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About Dr Rakhmabai

Runtime: 120 minutes

Language: Marathi

Genre: Biography

The story of India’s first practicing lady doctor, social rebel and medical pioneer who paved the way for a fight against gender discrimination. Dr. Rukhmabai was an Indian woman who became one of the first practising woman doctors in colonial India.

She was also at the heart of a landmark legal case which led to the enactment of the Age of Consent Act, 1891. 

 

 

Best Actress: Tannistha Chatterjee by Akhil Bhartiya Marathi Chitrapat Maha Mandal

Cast: Tannishtha Chatterjee, Bharat Dabholkar, Santosh Juvekar, Kavita Lad

Awards:

Best Actress: Tannistha Chatterjee by Akhil Bhartiya Marathi Chitrapat Maha Mandal

Post Screening Discussions:

Post Screening Discussion with Director Anant Mahadevan