Deepika Narayan Bhardwaj
Deepika is a journalist, a documentary filmmaker, and a men’s rights activist. Her first documentary ‘Gramin Dak Sevak’ was Jeevika All Asia Livelihood Film Festival 2009, student film winner. Her second documentary ‘Youth Count’ was broadcast on India’s leading News channel NDTV 24×7. Her third project ‘Garima’ was a commissioned, short documentary film by USAID and Counterpart International. A software engineer turned Journalist, she was one of the ten media professionals selected from around the world for ‘Future Media Leaders Course’ conducted by Thomson Foundation, UK. She is currently working on a documentary titled “Martyrs of Marriage”, which is a commentary on the issue of men’s rights and abuse of one-sided gender centric laws in the Indian Penal Code.