Women Make SF Podcast (9): Interview with Cagro director Arati Kadav

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Episode 8: Demons and Retro Spaceships [Interview with Cargo director Arati Kadav]

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In this episode we welcome Indian filmmaker Arati Kadav whose Hindi-language SF Cargo was our more recent #WomenMakeSF films and is notably the first Indian SF genre film directed by a woman. We are so excited to have the writer and director here to answer our questions! Cargo combines references to lots of key SF texts and a retro-futuristic analog aesthetic, with a distinctly Indian narrative that places reincarnation in a science fictional setting. We think about why women are often led to producing original low-budget content rather than also being allowed into the realms of franchise, and why women deserve their own science fictions. Women read, write, watch, play, and make science fiction – why can’t we shake the stereotype?

@WomenMakeSF #WomenMakeSF #WomenMakeSFPod

Intro/Outro music: Inspire Glitches (2017) by Yuriy Shishlov (CC-BY-NC-SA)



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