Priyanka Chopra on Friday gave a shout-out to Oscar nominated Indian documentary Writing With Fireplace. Rintu Thomas and Sushmit Ghosh’s documentary Writing With Fireplace scored a nomination on the 94th Academy Awards within the Absolute best Documentary Function class.
Priyanka took to her Instagram tales and wrote, “Cherished this film! Option to move group @writingwithfire.movie. Congratulations on a miles deserved Oscar nomination! @kl_meera @suneetaprajapati7 @rintuthomas @mentalsyrup.”
Writing With Fireplace spotlights Khabar Lahariya, a rural newspaper run by means of Dalit girls. The documentary explores the newspaper’s transition from print to virtual lately. It follows Meera and her fellow reporters as they get aware of new era while wondering patriarchy, investigating incompetence of the police power, and reporting tales about sufferers of caste and gender violence.
In her assessment, Selection’s Jessica Kiang mentioned the movie is a “rousing, inspirational tribute to the satisfaction of grassroots Indian journalism.” The Hollywood Reporter’s Inkoo Kang opined, “The movie’s sense of intimacy and immediacy makes the viewer really feel like they’re on a ride-along with the reporters, who’re virtually all the time bathed in flattering, herbal mild.”
Writing With Fireplace will face festival from Ascension, Attica, Flee and Summer time of the Soul (Or When the Revolution May now not be Televised) at Oscars 2022 scheduled to happen on March 28.
The documentary had its global premiere on the Sundance Movie Competition in 2021, the place it gained two awards – The Target audience Award and a Particular Jury Award. It has to this point bagged greater than 20 global awards.