Actor Aamir Khan speaks during a news conference in Singapore (REUTERS/EDGAR SU)
November 16, 2017
How does one of India's biggest film stars end up sharing a sofa with women who have endured rape, abuse and forced foeticide? And then come to terms with the industry he's part of, and the way it treats women?
Al Jazeera's Witness film, “The Snake Charmer” follows Khan on a journey through India's TV and film industry as he attempts to change the way Indians perceive and treat women. The filmmakers join The Stream to take your questions.
On this episode of The Stream, we speak with:
Nina Maria Paschalidou
Director and co-producer, The Snake Charmer foresttroop.com
Dr-Nidhi Shendurnikar Tere @iamnotasecular
Assistant Professor of Journalism and Communication, The M.S.University of Baroda