‘Posharini’ shows the harsh, brutal lines of reality a woman hawker faces each day
You can see the harsh and brutal lines of reality on the face of a woman hawker. These women are compelled to choose the hawking line due to poor economic conditions. Not only the issue of earning for basic survival women hawkers tackle several other issues. Uncertain and insecure working conditions, lack of support, harassment by fellow hawkers, and crimes against women are the crude battles they fight every day.
Social security is a constant missing link that increases the struggle for survival of women hawkers. The scenario, the harsh situation literally moved Sreecheta Das, a former journalist and SRFTI pass out who took a oath to do something for these ‘warriors’ and that’s when the stuck her mind. Why not make a short film on a woman hawker? Read More….