Beneath her feet

Beneath her feet directed by Sophie Schrago
Genre I Creative Documentary
Length I 52 and 80 minutes
Status I Development

In the heart of Mumbai, Khatoon has founded the first Women’s Sharia Court despite fierce opposition from within her community. On a daily basis, she welcomes couples in crisis, offers them advice, and sometimes guides their separation.


Team

Script and direction I Sophie Schrago
Editing I Isidore Bethel

Production I Hutong Productions
Supports I Wenner Gren Foundation, – Fejos Postdoctoral Fellowship in Ethnographic Film
Pitchs and workshops I Union Docs Summer Documentary Lab 2017, Logan NonFiction Program 2020, Gotham Documentary Feature Lab 2021, Medimed and DOK Copro Market