Mumbai: Actress Richa Chadha has been appointed as a member of the Advisory Board of Women in Film and Television India (WIFT).
“I’m somebody who has come to this business with no godfather and it hasn’t been straightforward. The business at this level is a way more organised workspace and is far safer to work in than earlier than, however there’s way more to be executed. There’s this impression that present enterprise shouldn’t be place for women. Everyone in my prolonged household was apprehensive after I joined the movie Industry.
“But 10 years on, I’ve labored on some path-breaking tasks, with proficient artistes and am pleased with my filmography and battle. Now a film units are stuffed with women and it is necessary to create this gender-neutral atmosphere if we wish to say balanced tales and even progress as a society,” Richa stated.
WIFT is a platform which helps women filmmakers and technicians by way of numerous programmes and mentorship schemes. The Indian chapter of WIFT is affiliated to the worldwide WIFT organisation primarily based in Washington DC.