Bengaluru International Film Festival - BIFFES

Synopsis

This film is based on a true story from 19th century, India. Nine-year-old Yamuna (aka Anandi) married to Gopalrao Joshi, had asked her parents to give her education . After a personal tragedy, Anandi vows to become a doctor and Gopal supports her decision. But they are heavily criticised by their kin and society, which does not accept a girl being educated and more so become a doctor. Indomitable Gopal sends Anandi to USA to study and become the first female doctor of India.

Film Festivals

Official Selection at Indogerman Filmweek, IFF Of India (IFFI), IFF Kerala, IFF Pune, IFF Aurangabad.