Director BIO: Vishal Srivastava

His short film WAJOOD (SELFOOD) Playing at June 2016 LGBT Film Festival in Toronto Director Biography Vishal Srivastava is an independent filmmaker based in Mumbai. He made his first short film ‘Sharminda’ while working in an IT firm, which was widely appreciated in the film festival circle in India. Since then, Vishal has been working in… Continue reading Director BIO: Vishal Srivastava

Get to know the short film: WAJOOD (SELFHOOD), 13min, India, LGBT, Romance

Playing at June 2016 LGBT Film Festival in Toronto Wajood (Selfhood) revolves around a young hijra’s (trans-woman) life in Mumbai, who seems to fancy herself with an auto-rickshaw driver. When confronted by the elders of her community about her unrealistic expectations, she goes on a subconscious quest to know if somebody will ever fall in… Continue reading Get to know the short film: WAJOOD (SELFHOOD), 13min, India, LGBT, Romance