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Pratibha Parmar is an award winning writer & director with a proven track record of bringing deeply compelling stories into mainstream media. In 2019 she was tapped by Ava DuVernay to direct an episode of the flagship series Queen Sugar. Pratibha’s award winning narrative feature, Nina’s Heavenly Delights, a rom com set in Scotland was released theatrically in the UK & US. Pratibha’s film Alice Walker: Beauty In Truth is the definitive film on this Pulitzer Prize winning author and broadcast on American Masters & BBC. A globally recognised filmmaker & human rights activist Pratibha’s films, Warrior Marks & Khush helped gain much needed rights for women and girls as well as contributing to the visibility of marginalized LGBT communities. Pratibha was awarded the ICON award (2017) presented by Bagari London Indian Film Festival & the British Film Institute for Outstanding Contribution to Indian and World Cinema. In 2016 she was included in the BBC’s list of 100 inspirational and influential women. Pratibha received The PINK PEACOCK AWARD in recognition of exemplary Service to the South Asian Queer Community. She is a proud recipient of the FRAMELINE AWARD. Pratibha is in production with her hybrid feature doc, My Name Is Andrea about the controversial feminist writer Andrea Dworkin. The film features Amandla Stenberg, Ashley Judd, Andrea Riseborough, Soko, Patti Lupone.
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